BSN4017 Unit 1 Discussion 1 Latest 2017 March
Structure and Culture of Groups and Teams
Describe a team in which you are or have been involved. The team should be a workplace team in which nurses are members. What made this team successful? What hurdles did the team overcome to complete its
In your discussion, consider the following:
did this team form? What was its purpose?
did nursing interact with team members from other disciplines, if any were
on the team? Consider the attributes listed in the Miers and Pollard
type of leadership was in place?
did the team make decisions?
did the team members collaborate with each other? Give an example.
are some examples of how the team built on each other’s strengths?
did it feel to be a part of this team?
Write a succinct initial post of at least 150
words. Demonstrate clarity of thought and precision in writing. Support your
discussion with at least two references other than the required readings.
Read the initial posts of all your peers and
respond to at least two by providing comments and questions that encourage
critical thinking and insight.