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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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He said the speed with which the Ambulance Service responded and the skills of the emergency, surgery, and rehabilitation teams provided Mr.
In addition to providing progressive ambulation, the Phase I cardiac rehabilitation team educates patients on important risk factor modification and daily routines that remain within the limits of the cardiovascular diagnosis.
In this collaboration, recognition of nursing observations and knowledge of the patient are important factors for the success of the rehabilitation team. In teamwork, it is described that recognition of each other's work and assignments is a very important condition for the teamwork.
They also assess the need for spinal or limb orthosis and determine what equipment is needed for mobility, self-care and activities of daily living in coordination with relevant members of the rehabilitation team. The primary goals of the comprehensive rehabilitation programme are to facilitate neurological recovery, minimise disability, maximise functional independence, decrease caregiver burden and improve the quality of life of these individuals.
"The rehabilitator should not be permitted to hide behind the veil of privilege when he will not even acknowledge and identify what documents and communications regarding the appeal and the November 30, 2012 'update on Penn Treaty' that he or members of the rehabilitation team have exchanged with the NAIC and/or state insurance regulators in this matter," Woznicki and Penn Treaty American Corp.
As a result, a good, collaborative rehabilitation team is required for the treatment of rheumatological disorders, beginning in the early phases of the diseases.
She said: "I wanted to thank the cardiac rehabilitation team for their care and support, I see the benefits of my care every day and hope my donation will help not only me but other patients in the future."
Reflecting on the timing of his retirement, Richardson said: "Completion of Oaksey House in Lambourn and the great success of the rehabilitation team in the Betfair wing there have given me, personally, great pleasure, and it couldn't be a better moment for me to step down."
It is a fact that if you are a stroke survivor in Wales today, you will struggle to find a speech therapist or rehabilitation team to enable you to recover from your stroke, yet if you are a millionaire you can get free paracetamol on prescription.
TOP TEAM: Richard Hill with the stroke rehabilitation team at Clatterbridge Hospital
In real-life prospective application, this fact demonstrates that the VA medical record would already contain most of the information necessary for a life care plan and that a reasonably experienced rehabilitation team could ask and answer the questions required to fill in gaps in the medical record.
The Stroke Rehabilitation team nursed Allan back to health during six weeks of intensive care.

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