Storytelling effectively translates TeamSTEPPS skills into practice

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Submitted by National Center... on Mar 14, 2014 - 11:14am CDT

This column shares the lived experiences of four Master Trainers who used storytelling as the methodology for teaching TeamSTEPPS to interprofessional staff members of a large health system. TeamSTEPPS is an evidence-based program that focuses on skills and behaviors that improve teamwork and communication, which are key to preventing medical errors.

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Rabinowitz, Myrta
Johnson, Lynn E
Mazzapica, Denise
O'Leary, Jayne
Journal Citation: 
Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. 41(11):486-7, 2010 Nov.