Healthcare: Workplace Violence Prevention SS14021AE (16 Min.)
Workplace violence is a serious problem in hospitals, urgent care clinics, nursing homes, doctors’ offices and other healthcare facilities across the country. Thousands of assaults occur every week; employees suffer physical and emotional trauma… some even die.
Topics covered include:
The history of violence in healthcare facilities.
OSHA guidelines for preventing violence.
Identifying and controlling the potential for violence.
Employee education and training.
Responding to violence.