Too many nurses have been hit, kicked, punched, spat on, threatened, and experienced violence on the job. When nurses are at risk for workplace violence, their patients are also at risk. This course is a deep dive into advocacy for workplace violence prevention. We will discuss facts, myths, and how to make a strong argument for workplace violence prevention. Come prepared to participate in conversation with other nurses advocating for safe patient care conditions!
Objectives: After this course, participants will be able to:
- Discuss effective workplace violence prevention measures.
- Describe ways nurses can advocate for workplace violence prevention to protect nurse and patient safety.
Instructors: Rocelyn de Leon-Minch and/or Jane Thomason
1 hour for 1 CEU