With the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services surveys at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center fresh in attendees’ minds, the Sixth Annual Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Conference drew a large crowd to Onstead Auditorium April 25.
Two years ago, leadership, faculty, staff and trainees set out to create innovative, interdisciplinary learning opportunities that will prepare students for careers in team-based science and healthcare. The result was a new initiative called Team Launch.
What do an astronaut and an orthotics and prosthetics student have in common? Turns out it’s the same thing trainees share with faculty members and with the facilities crew: the need to work well in a team.