EP 19: The Key to Comprehensive Workplace Violence Prevention
Workplace violence isn’t just physical. It includes bullying and incivility and also impacts the safety, environment, and health of everyone involved.
In this episode, Mary Beth Kingston shares her experiences managing an emergency department in a large urban hospital, emphasizing the escalating problem of violence in healthcare. She underscores the significant impact of physical violence, bullying, and incivility on healthcare professionals and patients, advocating for comprehensive safety programs, leadership engagement, and collaboration, and urging leaders to prioritize workplace violence prevention and involve employees in creating a healthier work environment.
Tune in and learn how addressing workplace violence is crucial for a safer and more inclusive workplace culture!
Click this link to the show notes, transcript, and resources: healthyworkforceinstitute.com/podcast