Coming Soon: PSNet is Getting a Redesign!Learn More
PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Commentary

Has the COVID pandemic strengthened or weakened health care teams? A field guide to healthy workforce best practices.

Thompson R, Kusy M. Nurs Adm Q. 2021;45(2):135-141.

Effective leadership is essential to team performance and organizational safety. This article discusses the role of team leaders on team performance during the COVID-19 pandemic. The authors review common mistakes made during the pandemic (such as broken trust or ignoring disruptive behaviors) and lessons learned to help build strong, cohesive teams.