Assemble the Team

The Assemble the Team module of the CUSP Toolkit addresses CUSP team composition for your quality improvement initiative.

This module presents five concepts that address --

  • The importance of teamwork and team composition to the CUSP initiative
  • How to develop a strategy to build an effective CUSP team
  • How to define the roles and responsibilities of team members
  • How to identify the characteristics of successful teams
  • How to identify barriers to team performance using TeamSTEPPS® and CUSP tools

This module includes--

Facilitator Notes [ Microsoft Word file - 3.31 MB] (Accessible Version)

Presentation Slides [ Microsoft PowerPoint file - 2.46 MB] (Accessible Version)


Video (Flash® file)

Video Segments (Flash® file)

ZIP files

Internet Citation: Assemble the Team. Content last reviewed September 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.