Tag Archives: CRM

Here’s a 3rd & Essential Step for the “Two Challenge Rule”!

TeamSTEPPS has a pocket guide  with all sorts of communication, team, and patient safety info you can access.  One effort  to standardize communication is called the “Two Challenge Rule” and is described in the pocket guide as follows: “It is … Continue reading

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Brainstorm Invitation: Silo-Prevention Idea for Healthcare Professionals’ Education!

We know that working in silos prevents patients from receiving the most optimal care from healthcare teams.  We all bring different expertise and experience to the table and it can be challenging for leaders, even collaborative ones to make sure that … Continue reading

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“Beyond the Checklist” A Compelling Resource Links Success in Aviation Safety to Potential for Patient Safety!

Beyond the Checklist:  What Else Health Care Can Learn from Aviation Teamwork and Safety is a well-written and well-researched book that makes a compelling case for a collaborative leadership and team development process called Crew Resource Management (CRM).  CRM, explained by … Continue reading

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