May 10 Webinar: TeamSTEPPS in the Perioperative Setting


May 10


1 to 2 p.m. ET


This free Webinar hosted by AHRQ will focus on one organization's approach to implementing TeamSTEPPS® training to the entire perioperative division of more than 600 staff and physicians in a large tertiary medical center. The Webinar will focus on the planning needed to successfully train large audiences, the interdisciplinary approach used, customized learning materials, use of gaming, and focused messaging to enhance team performance and effectiveness. The Webinar will also discuss challenges encountered, the sustainability and monitoring plan, and results on team behaviors and effectiveness.

At the end of the Webinar, participants will:

  • Describe strategies for implementing large interdisciplinary training sessions
  • Understand how to customize learning materials to increase stakeholder buy-in
  • Recognize how TeamSTEPPS training can be customized to meet facility-specific needs


  • Barbara Helliwell, RN, BSN, PHN, Risk Management & Patient Safety Director, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, CA
  • Mark Lassoff, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., Assistant Chief of Urology, Assistant Perioperative Director, TeamSTEPPS Physician Champion, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, CA

Register for the Webinar.

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Internet Citation: May 10 Webinar: TeamSTEPPS in the Perioperative Setting. Content last reviewed April 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.