Author: Rabøl L, Østergaard D, McPhail M, Andersen H, Bjørn B, Anhøj J, and Mogensen T Publication Year: 2012
Summary: One of the important causes of adverse events is poor team communication (Manser, 2009). The objective of this paper is to describe the outcomes of a classroom-based team communication intervention for multi-professional hospital staff within the seven months evaluation period.
Description: Patient safety is a challenge at hospitals all over the world. Analyses of patient safety incidents confirm a need for improved teamwork in healthcare. This paper describes the outcomes of a classroom-based team training intervention in a 35-bed cardiology department in a university hospital in Denmark.
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