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Safe teamwork

Successful teams reduce risk

What makes an effective and safe team?

Multiple hands in surgical gloves on top of each otherGood teams understand their goals and objectives.

Teamwork allows the team to improve its performance, optimize clinical outcomes, and reduce risk for patients.

Think about it

Consider a team you worked with in the past.
  • What worked well?
  • What could have worked better?