Tag: <span>violence</span>

Violence Against Nurses

“Three of every 4 nurses said they experienced workplace violence, but only 1 in 6 incidents was formally reported,. There is a consensus in the international literature that workplace violence…directed at nurses is increasing and that nursing is one of the professions most ‘at risk.’ A recent study found that 75% of the nurses had …

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Workplace Violence

Violence in the workplace ¬†costs (on average) $5 million to the employer and untold costs upon society. Here are the warning signs: a. Actor Behavior: acting out anger such as pounding on desks b. Fragmentation behavior: taking no responsibility and blaming others c. Me-first behavior: doing things for self to detriment of company, coworkers or …

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Too Much Time on Their Hands

Injured workers seem to be initially very aggressive in their compliance and urgency to return to work, but once he/she hits …
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Cloak of Depression

Depression may not be readily apparent to a patient_s family or surgeon. It is difficult to separate depression from the …
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Iatrogenic

Iatrogenic disease is a condition which is caused by a physician (Iatros means “physician” in Greek, and -genic, …
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