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Enhancing team effectiveness 

Enhancing team effectiveness
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Enhancing team effectiveness
Author(s):

Shirley Otis-Green

and Iris Cohen Fineberg

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199332342.003.0069
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date: 12 November 2018

The National Consensus Project (NCP) Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care, the National Quality Forum (NQF), and multiple Institute of Medicine reports all recommend a team approach as the optimal way to provide patient-and-family-focused care, yet our current socialization of professionals remains discipline-specific. This chapter will provide readers an opportunity to consider various strategies useful in increasing team effectiveness. The use of family meetings is highlighted as an important palliative care team intervention.

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