Journal Article

Team dynamics, clinical work satisfaction, and patient care coordination between primary care providers: a mixed methods study.

Song H; Ryan M; Tendulkar S; Fisher J; Martin J; Peters AS; Frolkis JP; Rosenthal MB; Chien AT; Singer SJ.

Health care teams are seen as a key patient safety strategy. This mixed-methods study found that better team dynamics was associated with higher work satisfaction for attending primary care physicians. This finding suggests that enhancing teamwork may be one way to address primary care physician burnout.