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team

 [tēm]
a group of people or units organized to do a task together.
interdisciplinary team a group of health care professionals from diverse fields who work in a coordinated fashion toward a common goal for the patient.
intraprofessional team a team of professionals who are all from the same profession, such as three physical therapists collaborating on the same case.
multidisciplinary team a team of professionals including representatives of different disciplines who coordinate the contributions of each profession, which are not considered to overlap, in order to improve patient care.
rehabilitation team the individuals involved in establishing a plan and goals for the achievement of a patient's maximum potential. The composition of the team will vary depending on the nature of the patient's problems; the patient is always included as a member of the rehabilitation team.
transdisciplinary team a team composed of members of a number of different professions cooperating across disciplines to improve patient care through practice or research.

team

A term which, as defined in the NHS, refers to a group of people bound by a common purpose—e.g., multi-disciplinary team for cancer management—who meet regularly to communicate, collaborate and consolidate knowledge from which plans are made, actions determined and future decisions influenced. Each team member has a particular expertise and should be capable of making autonomous decisions .

TEAM

Techniques for Effective Alcohol Management Public health A partnership by the US government, professional sports, and US businesses, which fights the use of alcohol in and around pubic assembly facilities

team

Vox populi A group of persons with common interests or goals. See Care team, Charge master team, Medical team, Operating team, Self-manage team, Sexual assault response team.

team

A group of individuals working together to perform a common task.
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As will be seen in reviewing these recommendations, a strategy has been developed with the multidisciplinary inpatient rehabilitation team in mind.
Fortunately, four nurses from the rehabilitation team were on the scene within seconds and helped him to start breathing again.
The rehabilitation team make contact with the patients while they are in hospital and keep track of their progress over the next four months, offering reassurance, advice and information.
At the same time, the rehabilitation physician would oversee a rehabilitation team that could include physical and occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, psychologists, rehabilitative nurses, social workers, geriatricians, neurologists, and others.
The role of the rehabilitation counselor as a member of the professional cancer rehabilitation team needs to be emphasized, especially to physicians who may not be aware of, or who harbor misconceptions or prejudices about the training and competencies of the rehabilitation counseling profession.
She also notes that certain titles would be of interest to teachers, social workers and all members of the rehabilitation team.
Majette, and Sue Podolski - Total Rehabilitation Team Award
Families of persons with aphasia have been generally considered an integral part of the rehabilitation team because it was recognized that it was the family who had the greatest effect on the patient's motivation and attitude and who assumed the burden for long term care (Wepman, 1951).
I wish to thank the rehabilitation team, the Fidelity Mutual employees and the policyholder committee who have worked so diligently to accomplish this success," Commissioner Koken said.
For his patients, including Schaffhauser, Certified Prosthetist Mike Joyce is part of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team from the start.
According to WSPA rescuer Richard O'Barry, the former trainer of television's Flipper and now part of the airlift and rehabilitation team, "When WSPA first rushed to Guatemala to try and save Ariel and Turbo, we weren't sure if they were going to make it.
The physician is the key member of the rehabilitation team and formulates the rehabilitation plan with the advice and consultation of psychologists and social workers.

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