Journal Article

Improving patient safety and optimizing nursing teamwork using crew resource management techniques.

West P; Sculli G; Fore A; Okam N; Dunlap C; Neily J; Mills P.

This study reports on the application of a teamwork training intervention to introduce the sterile cockpit concept to bedside nursing activities, with the goal of minimizing interruptions in collection of vital signs and point-of-care testing.