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How Simulators Help OR Teams Really Act Like Teams

Surgeons, nurses, doctors, technicians and others gather in simulators at Harvard to learn teamwork.

Participants say it saves lives, money, and grief. Even skeptics say it’s worth the time and it should be done everywhere.grant_icon

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CRICO OR Team Training Program with Simulation

The CRICO Operating Room Team Training Program with Simulation is open to select CRICO-insured attending surgeons in the following specialities: general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, otolaryngology and gynecology surgery.

 

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CRICO Operating Room Team Training Collaborative: An Approach to Speaking Up

Elements of the Surgical Safety Checklist can be used as an actual briefing to enhance teamwork. Voicing one’s name, role and concerns not only gets the entire team on the same page but makes the environment more open for any team member to speak up throughout the case.

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