How could a healthcare institution manage to considerably improve teamwork within the Planning & Control department? By using the Team Fit Check.
Combining several departments and introducing a new strategy hasn’t managed to turn the Planning & Control department into a proper team. It consists of separate islands, each with their own specialism and way of working. As a result, it’s far from clear to everyone why they should help one another and why we are on the same team anyway. There’s certainly room for improvement.
Help us to improve the teamwork and performance of the Planning & Control department team. Goal: to create a team with common aims and a clear sense of direction.
In order to increase the effectiveness of teamwork, we deployed the Team Fit Check. This online tool was used within the Planning & Control team to gain an insight into the current situation.
We determine how the team scores on the 4 aspects that characterise effective teams:
“The Team Fit Check has helped us to make our goals and direction much clearer. It was also great fun and very easy to get going with. The tool contains lots of reference points, and the working methods are described very well.” Milou van den Hengel - van Klooster, Planning & Control department Manager