Team Strategies to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety (TeamSTEPPS) is an evidence-based set of teamwork tools, aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and teamwork skills among health care professionals. It includes a comprehensive set of ready-to-use materials and a training curriculum to successfully integrate teamwork principles into any health care system.
Save the date for the 2014 TeamSTEPPS National Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center June 11-12. The National Conference includes educational programming beginning June 10 with pre-conference sessions followed by keynote presentations, concurrent presentation panels, networking opportunities and a poster session. Registration for this free conference will open in early February. The TeamSTEPPS National Implementation has released a call for presenters for both presentations and posters that is due by January 10, 2014. Please see this call for presenters flyer which contains additional details.
A limited number of TeamSTEPPS materials are also available at the Agency for Healthcare Reserarch and Quality's TeamSTEPPS website.