‘Outstanding’ NHS Trusts also rank highly on effective team working
25 May 2017
Healthcare evidence seems to remain supportive of research from Michael West and colleagues which links team working and performance.
All four NHS Foundation Trusts recognised as outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in 2016 performed well in the ‘effective team working’ component of the NHS Staff Survey.
According to the CQC report The state of care in NHS acute hospitals 2014 to 2016, ‘excellent multidisciplinary team working was a feature of good and outstanding clinical services.’