The CanMEDS Handover Toolkit is a timely NEW resource to help programs support their trainees in achieving the competencies of CanMEDS 2015 and the goals of Competence by Design (CBD).
The easy to use guide supports the teaching and http://www.royalcollege.ca/rcsite/canmeds-eassessment of the CanMEDS handover competencies within the Collaborator Role.
- why handover is important and the consequences of poor handover.
- the importance of good teamwork and communication
- the gold standards in both written and verbal handover across specialties.
- practical tips for those aiming to teach handover to residents and improve handover in their programs and institutions. case examples that may be of interest to particular specialties.