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Executive Health Management

The Cost of Hospital Violence

2017 08 Aug

Healthcare workers are at significant risk for workplace violence. Data shows that between 2011 and 2013, nearly 75 percent of workplace assaults took place in healthcare settings. This is among the risks that hospitals need to plan for.A new report shows that providers spend billions of dollars preparing for and responding to violence both inside and... Read more

Executive Health Management

Hospital Violence: How to React

2015 29 Nov

According to a recent article published in StatNews, hospital violence is on the rise. The article suggests that there is a need for healthcare leaders to prevent this without compromising the open and healing environment of hospitals and by developing effective strategies that are more than just a reaction to individual incidents.There is no doubt... Read more