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Journal Article

It’s time to consider national culture when designing team training initiatives in healthcare.

Rice JC, Daouk-Öyry L, Hitti E. BMJ Qual Saf. 2021;Epub Jan 10 .

Team training programs have become a core element of safety improvement strategies. Drawing upon lessons from aviation and cross-cultural psychology, the authors propose a proactive framework to promote cultural congruency in team training and the role of national culture trends affecting patient safety.