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Journal Article

Improving care teams' functioning: recommendations from team science.

Fiscella K, Mauksch L, Bodenheimer T, et al. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety. 2017;43:361-368.

Research on teamwork as a key component of safe care delivery has primarily focused on the hospital setting. This commentary highlights six elements that enable development, functionality, and assessment of teamwork in the ambulatory setting.