1:45 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
Team STEPPS (Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety) is designed to help health care professionals improve patient safety and quality through effective communication and teamwork skills. This session will provide an overview of four key teamwork competencies (communication, leading teams, situation monitoring, and mutual support), provide tools that you can use immediately in your practice, and discuss how an orthopedic clinic has successfully implemented and supported Team STEPPS for over ten years.
Heartland Orthopedic Specialists
Andrea Allyn is the Clinic and Sports Medicine Director for Heartland Orthopedic Specialists – A Service of Alomere Health located in west-central Minnesota. She has been with the group for 15 years and in a leadership role for the past 10 years. Her current role includes oversight of day to day clinical and orthopedic physical therapy operations, leadership of orthopedic nursing, physical therapy, sports medicine teams, risk management, and participation on variety of hospital/organization’s committees.
Andrea has been active on a variety of councils since 2013 with most recent involvement being Chair of the Membership Council (2019-2021).
Thursday, Apr 20, 2023 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM EDT