Feb.10 Webinar: TeamSTEPPS® in Small and Rural Hospitals

Date: Feb. 10, 2016
Time: 1-2 p.m.

The free Webinar "How to Introduce TeamSTEPPS in Small and Rural Hospitals: The Yellow Brick Road of Teamwork" will provide insights on engaging hospitals to become interested in TeamSTEPPS and strategies for working to improve teamwork and communication skills within hospitals with limited resources.


  • Kenneth Alexander, Vice President at the Louisiana Hospital Association (LHA).


  • Provide an overview of the hospitals within the LHA and their work with TeamSTEPPS.
  • Present the need for adapting an approach to introducing a teamwork intervention in small and rural hospitals.
  • Discuss specific strategies that LHA uses to implement TeamSTEPPS skills and concepts.
  • Discuss how these strategies have worked in gaining buy-in and sustainment of teamwork skills in small and rural hospitals.

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Page last reviewed February 2016
Internet Citation: Feb.10 Webinar: TeamSTEPPS® in Small and Rural Hospitals. February 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/teamstepps.html