Welcome to the 2020 Elite Healthcare Awareness Edition featuring advice and information to help recognize and stop violence in the workplace and beyond with a focus on human trafficking, violence recognition, domestic abuse, and bullying.
WORKPLACE VIOLENCE – A LOCAL AND GLOBAL EPIDEMIC – Combatting a growing problem
Author: Carol Myers, OTR
RECOGNIZING THE SIGNS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE – Alert, aware caregivers can take steps to prevent tragedies
VIOLENCE PREVENTION – Nursing & Advocacy for safety in the inpatient setting
VIOLENCE PREVENTION CHECKLIST – Recommended Intervention & Prevention Strategies for Healthcare Professionals
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: IDENTIFICATION AND INTERVENTION – Experts offer guidance on screening for patients who have suffered intimate partner violence and properly responding to these situations.
WHEN HUMAN TRAFFICKING INTERSECTS WITH HEALTHCARE – Providers can find themselves in the unexpected position of treating victims. How can they best attempt to put them on the road to safety?
PUTTING THE BREAKS ON WORKPLACE BULLYING – Healthcare professionals find themselves at increased risk of abusive behavior in the workplace. Is your facility doing all it can to discourage this type of conduct?