University of Nebraska College of Medicine
This educational module was designed to teach internal medicine residents about the importance of effective teamwork and how effective teamwork allows for patient-centered care. The module explains the process for working together in teams for the best patient outomes. Some areas discussed in the module include: leadership, situation monitoring and mutual support, and communication.
1. Understand benefits of leadership activities: brief, huddle, debrief
2. Understand how situation monitoring aids in the function of a team
3. Learn how to mutually support team members through feedback and conflict resolution techniques
4. Learn methods of communication for higher functioning, efficient teamwork
For evaluation purposes, there are pre/post knowledge questions available from the author.