Objectives of TeamSTEPPS Training for Primary Care Office-Based Teams

TeamSTEPPS Primary Care Version Participant Handouts

The Primary Care version of TeamSTEPPS adapts the core concepts of the TeamSTEPPS program to reflect the environment of primary care office-based teams. The examples, discussions, and exercises below are tailored to the primary care environment.

TeamSTEPPS® Primary Care Version Participant Handouts

Objectives of TeamSTEPPS Training for Primary Care Office-Based Teams

At the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the TeamSTEPPS framework and key principles;
  • Define the four core team skills;
  • Describe three leadership techniques;
  • Describe two situation monitoring techniques;
  • Describe six mutual support techniques;
  • Identify common approaches to conflict management;
  • Describe three communication techniques;
  • Describe observable behaviors for each of the key TeamSTEPPS terms;
  • Identify barriers to teamwork, strategies to overcome teamwork barriers, and potential successful outcomes.

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Page last reviewed January 2013
Internet Citation: Objectives of TeamSTEPPS Training for Primary Care Office-Based Teams: TeamSTEPPS Primary Care Version Participant Handouts. January 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/teamstepps/primarycare/handouts/pcobject.html