TeamSTEPPS Fundamentals Course: Module 1.

Magic Wand Exercise Sheet

TeamSTEPPS is a teamwork system developed jointly by the Department of Defense (DoD)and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to improve institutional collaboration and communication relating to patient safety.

 

Exercise I: If I Had a Magic Wand

If I had a "Magic Wand" and could make changes within my unit or the facility in the areas of patient quality and safety.

 

 

A. Provide a list of things that frustrate you, are significant problems, or make safe quality patient care more difficult to provide. Some of the problems I would deal with are. 

 

 

 

B. Some of the solutions or ideas that may help to improve quality and safety for patients include: 

 

 

*** Circle the three solutions you feel would have the most impact ***

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Page last reviewed March 2014
Internet Citation: TeamSTEPPS Fundamentals Course: Module 1. : Magic Wand Exercise Sheet. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/teamstepps/instructor/fundamentals/module1/ex1magicwand.html