AHRQ is pleased to announce that the 2016 TeamSTEPPS National Conference will take place in Washington, D.C., June 8-10, 2016. On average, the TeamSTEPPS National Conference attracts more than 500 industry professionals. The conference brings techniques, tools and new thinking to assist health care professionals in successfully implementing and sustaining TeamSTEPPS. Innovation is a key element in mapping the future of TeamSTEPPS and the changing health care environment. There is no better venue to experience the impact of TeamSTEPPS in various clinical and non-clinical settings while making invaluable contacts with old and new colleagues.
Registration for the conference is now open and filling up quickly! Upon registration, participants will receive instructions on how to book a room at the conference host hotel, the Hyatt Regency near Capitol Hill. There are no requirements to register for this free conference. Click here to register.
The TeamSTEPPS National Implementation Team is honored and excited to announce that the plenary speaker for this year's conference is John Nance, author of Why Hospitals Should Fly. For over 30 years, John has served as a leader and a pioneer in both aviation and medical safety and quality, and for the past 18 years he has become a familiar face to North American television audiences as the Aviation Analyst for ABC World News and Good Morning America. John will be speaking on Thursday, June 9 at 10:30 a.m.
Stay tuned for more information on sessions and speakers in the coming months.
Questions? Please contact AHRQTeamSTEPPS@aha.org.