TitleThe importance of team level tacit knowledge and related characteristics of high-performing health care teams.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsFriedman, LH, Bernell, S
JournalHealth care management review
Date Published2006 Jul-Sep
KeywordsUnited States

Team level tacit knowledge is related to the collective knowledge of the team members. It is the shared experience that results in the ability to successfully anticipate the reactions of teammates in typical and nontypical situations. This study evaluates how tacit knowledge and related team characteristics influence the performance of cardiothoracic surgery teams.