Safer Care – SBAR – Situation, Background, Assessment, Recommendation – Implementation and Training Guide

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This was developed by The Institute for Innovation and Improvement as part of their Safer Care programme, to encourage effective communication. Situation, Background, Assessment, Recommendation (SBAR) is a structured method for communicating critical information that requires immediate attention and action.

Summary

This training guide describes the SBAR approach, and how to lead an implementation of the SBAR approach in the workplace.