Work teams

Imagine that you have been charged with transforming the performance of a team at your workplace. Specifically, it is under-performing and your supervisor wants the team to be high-performing within 6 months. Based on the information in Chapter 18 of Organizational Behavior in Health Care and your own research develop a presentation for your supervisor that addresses the following:

  • Discuss reasons that healthcare teams under-perform.
  • Outline best practices for team performance.
  • Discuss the various organizational barriers that exist in your organization that affect team effectiveness.
  • Describe motivational strategies that address team level performance.
  • Present your team performance improvement plan making sure to include specific time-bound goals.

Provide examples from the organization and from current research to support your comments and ideas.

Your presentation should meet the following structural requirements:

  • Organized, using professional themes and transitions.
  • It should consist of nine slides, not including the title and reference slides.
  • Each slide must provide detailed speakers notes, with a minimum of 100 words per slide. Notes must draw from and cite relevant reference materials.
  • Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a minimum of five scholarly articles. 
  • Follow APA style