There may be many reasons the OR and SPD team members don’t think of themselves as being on the same team with the patient as the customer. The members of each department may even think of themselves as great team members—of their own team!— but unless all of the Perioperative areas learn to work together with patient safety as their focus, misunderstandings and mistakes will persist and each group will continue to mistrust and blame the other.
In this white paper, learn how team building can affect organizational goals, get quick tips to get everyone on the same team, and learn how to use key team members to keep the communication and teamwork efforts intact.
Soyring Consulting provides managerial and operational consulting services to healthcare facilities of all sizes, including For-profit, Not-for-profit, Community, University, and Faith-based facilities and systems. One of our key areas of focus is Facility Surgical Services.