Strong Leaders Support Healthcare Worker Safety

State governments and hospitals are doing a better job at supporting healthcare employees who've been assaulted on the job, but much work in that area remains to be done. Even small actions by those in senior leadership positions can go a long way.

1 comments on "Strong Leaders Support Healthcare Worker Safety"
Carol Fredrickson (5/16/2011 at 12:21 PM)

BRAVO VERMONT! You are paving the way for violence free zones in the healthcare field. Once people are aware of strict consequences of being violent towards healthcare workers, they will be more likely to THINK before they ACT. That being said, angry people are always going to be an issue in the healthcare field because people who go there are often under a tremendous amount of stress and many people do not behave well during such bad times. For free tips on how to manage angry people and diffuse workplace violence go to my website ( and subscribe to my blog.


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