Event Format



Wed, Dec 06, 2017, 12:00 PM – Wed, Dec 06, 2017, 01:00 PM




Webinar Recordings

Event Host

Contact Information

AHA Team Training

Open To

Members and Non-members


December 6, 2017

Engaging patients as partners in care is an essential element for effective teamwork and communication. TeamSTEPPS is an evidence-based model designed to improve team function and patient outcomes. Sue Collier, MSN, RN, FABC, Clinical Content Development Lead from the American Hospital Association is a TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer and a nationally recognized expert in patient and family engagement who provides practical examples of how to use the TeamSTEPPS tools and strategies to promote patient partnerships.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe how the TeamSTEPPS framework and principles can support patient and family engagement efforts
  • Detail how three TeamSTEPPS tools can be adapted to engage patients as team members
  • Discuss ways to overcome barriers and enhance success in integrating TeamSTEPPS and patient engagement principles in the clinical setting


  • Sue Collier, MSN, RN, FABC
    Clinical Content Development Lead, American Hospital Association

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