Category Archives: Teambuilding

LNAs, CNAs, & Medical Assistants are Vital Links to Safe, Compassionate Care!

If you’ve sought help from the healthcare system, chances are you’ve been assisted by one of  these invaluable human resources.  Whether in a doctor’s office, hospital, longterm care facility, or in your home, these people on the frontlines can make … Continue reading

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Medical Improv Activity for Enhancing Root Cause Analyses

As this experiential teaching method grows in popularity, I’m getting more feedback and experience teaching with it.  This video, originally part of a grass roots effort to address interruptions about shows the activity (“Overload”*) and is proving to be even … Continue reading

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Medical Improv Presentations-Who, What, & Where!

There is a growing interest in using theater improv strategies to build skills associated with emotional intelligence, communication, teamwork, and leadership.  In general this is referred to as ‘applied improv’ and has been around for many years.  The subspecialty that … Continue reading

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