AHRQ Releases TeamSTEPPS for Office-Based Care

AHRQ's TeamSTEPPS® long-established training tools have been tailored for office-based health care providers and team members and are now available online. Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety, widely known as TeamSTEPPS, is an evidence-based program to produce efficient and effective health care teams that optimize the use of evidence, information, people, and resources. TeamSTEPPS for Office-Based Care takes those strategies to ambulatory medical offices and outpatient settings to achieve the best outcomes for patients. TeamSTEPPS for Office-Based Care offers techniques, tools, and strategies to assist health care professionals in developing and optimizing communication, team knowledge, and team performance. The training toolkit is available online and includes scripts, presentations, and videos that can be used to train staff. Select to learn more.