Welcome to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Team Training site. This site provides information and resources regarding the TeamSTEPPS training initiative.

Teamwork in health care has been identified as an important skill for orthopaedic surgeons, other physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and other operating room personnel. Improving teamwork leads to reducing errors and enhancing communications within teams. Reducing errors through enhancing communications leads to better outcomes.