Discussion: TeamSTEPPS

Module 8: Collaboration Cafe
During NR527, you were introduced to the TeamSTEPPS program, which covered various important concepts in providing exceptional care. Some of the main topics were communication, teamwork, team support, and safe care. You were also introduced to various tools to enhance these topics, such as iSBAR. The Collaboration Caf is providing a full reflection of your learning and areas from the TeamSTEPPS program that will enhance your role as an advanced practice nurse with the aforementioned topics.

Please address the following.

How will the concepts of TeamSTEPPS support you in your role as an advanced practice nurse in regards to effective communication?
Which of the tools and modules did you find most helpful for supporting teamwork and collaboration, and why?