Critical Access Hospital Use of TeamSTEPPS® to Implement Shift-Change Handoff Communication
Learn more about this study that examined the implementation of handoff as part of TeamSTEPPS initiatives for improving shift-change communication. The authors conducted on-site interviews and made observations in 8 critical access hospitals. Facilitators and barriers were different between high and low performing hospitals. Staff involvement and being part of the “big picture” were important facilitators to change management and buy-in. After viewing this video, read the article to learn more about this important study.
January/March 2017, Volume 32, Issue 1; Journal of Nursing Care Quality. 32(1):77-86, January/March 2017