Team Development Measure (TDM) Automated Online System
Team development is vital to the creation of high-performing improvement and health care delivery teams. The Team Development Measure (TDM) is a survey constructed to promote quality improvement in team-based healthcare settings. CIPRS obtained permission to use the Team Development Measure (TDM) in the VA from the developer, E.R. (Bill) Mahoney, PhD.
VA staff can access an automated system to set up and analyze TDM surveys via an automated, online system programmed by VHA Support Service Center (VSSC):
Copy and paste this URL to your browser: http://vaww.portal.gla.med.va.gov/sites/Research/HSRD/CIPRS/Evaluation_Resource_Guide/default.aspx
The following documents provide more information about the TDM:
This document provides general information about the TDM
This set of PowerPoint slides provides guidance on how to use the VSSC Online Automated TDM System
This is a sample of a TDM Team Report that can be created using the VSSC Online Automated TDM system.
This guide was prepared by Aspire Consulting, Inc. for Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT) throughout VISN 23. The guide can be used to help facilitators describe the TDM and facilitate team meetings to process TDM results.
Additional information and tools for creating and analyzing TDM surveys are available from the TDM developer's website: