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Nudging Physicians Toward Team-Based Care

Despite the the traditional doctor-first attitude that imbues the healthcare workflow, leadership can successfully re-engineer clinical care processes by engaging all members of the care team.

1 comments on "Nudging Physicians Toward Team-Based Care"
Stefani D (12/8/2011 at 11:26 AM)

Atul Gwande wrote that physicians are trained to behave like cowboys - independent, autonomous, even arogant. But today, he goes on to say, we need pit crews. The image is relevant - unless there is consequence for behavior that is not in the patient's best interest, the transition to pit crews will be delayed.