Critical thinking stop point 36.2

The consequences of ineffective delegation could include some or all of the following (and other consequences that you have thought of):

  • You may not be using the team members’ skills to their full potential.
  • You may not be able to do all that is required in your own role as you will be too busy.
  • Your team may feel disempowered as they are not able to use their skills or develop in their role.
  • Patients may not receive the best possible care.