A Team Approach to Patient Safety

Learn about the TeamSTEPPS Initiative, how to achieve optimal team performance by using TeamSTEPPS, and get introduced to the specific tools and techniques of TeamSTEPPS.


Photo of Kat Comstock, Nursing Grand Rounds presenter.Kat Comstock, CPT, USANC
Associate Director of Center for Conical Excellence, Patient Safety Officer, UWMC


Comments from participants:

"Relevant content. I'm glad to know that UWMC and HMC are on the cutting edge of this initiative."

"I was very surprised by low recall of education/teaching in patients."

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Target Audience

Nurses and other healthcare professionals.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

  • Describe TeamSTEPPS using the UWMC experience as an example
  • Discuss the curriculum highlights and lessons learned of TeamSTEPPS
  • Describe the present day challenges and an action plan for process improvement

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Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
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