Violence Against Hospital Workers: Growing Awareness, Rural Interventions, and Why It Still Goes Unreported
Provides an overview of workplace violence in healthcare settings. Features rural hospitals in Oregon and Idaho that are undertaking a range of prevention activities addressing workplace violence. Also features research findings from a Michigan healthcare system study on the topic, and identifies resources and tools that rural hospital leaders can use to help protect hospital staff.
Rural Health Information Hub
Abuse and violence · Behavioral health · Critical Access Hospitals · Emergency department and urgent care services · Healthcare workforce · Hospitals · Infrastructure · Injuries · Leadership · Nurses · Occupational health and safety · Idaho · Michigan · Oregon