Optimizing the Care Team: Lessons Learned Best Practices, Critical Issues, and Site Examples
HRSA/SPNS Workforce Initiative
Insights on operating Care Teams: multidisciplinary collection of providers who work together to meet multiple patient needs to improve care delivery and outcomes. Best practices cover: preparation, staffing, buy-in, formalization, and adaptability.
This document was prepared by participants in the In the HRSA/SPNS Workforce Initiative focusing on HIV practice transformation (2014 – 2018). Over half of the 15 demonstration sites designed and began integrating into their practice various collaborative Care Teams, which were to meet the sites’ unique patient population needs and organizational contexts.