Describe strategies to help people come together to function effectively as a collaborative team.

Explain how interprofessional teams define success.
Explain from a nursing perspective what is meant by the term interprofessional collaboration.
•Describe the characteristics and qualities of effective interprofessional teams in terms of patient care and safety.
•Describe the benefits and limitations of interprofessional teams for health care organizations, members of a team, and patients.
•Identify the challenges of working in an interprofessional team.
•Describe strategies to help people come together to function effectively as a collaborative team.
•Explain how interprofessional teams define success. Consider how the definition might change based on the types of situations the team was formed to handle.