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About TeamSTEPPS

TeamSTEPPS is a teamwork system designed for health care professionals that is:

  • A powerful solution to improve patient safety within your organization.
  • An evidence-based teamwork system to improve communication and teamwork skills among health care professionals. more...

National Implementation of TeamSTEPPS

About the TeamSTEPPS National Implementation Project

AHRQ and the Defense Department have teamed to build a national training and support network called the National Implementation of TeamSTEPPS Project. more...

Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety


TeamSTEPPS Training Eligibility

Until August 2009, AHRQ and DoD are offering free TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer preparation training sessions to individuals from eligible organizations. more...

Are You Ready for TeamSTEPPS?

Use the TeamSTEPPS Readiness Assessment Tool to determine your organization's readiness to begin implementing the TeamSTEPPS process

TeamSTEPPS Tools and Materials

TeamSTEPPS is presented in a multimedia format, with tools to help your health care organization plan, conduct, and evaluate its own team training program. more...


TeamSTEPPS Logo. The logo is a triangle that has 4 blocks inside a circle entitled Patient Care Team.  The words Knowledge, Attitudes, and Performance appear in each point of the triangle and point through the Patient Care Team circle to the Skills blocks entitled Leadership, Communication, Situation Monitoring, and Mutual Support.

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