Today more than 5 million U.S. hospital workers from many occupations perform a wide variety of duties. They are exposed to many safety and health hazards, including violence. Recent data indicate that hospital workers are at high risk for experiencing violence in the workplace.

The purpose of this course is to increase worker and employer awareness of the risk factors for violence in hospitals and to provide strategies for reducing exposure to these factors.

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Modules: 6
Hours: 5
Sectors: Healthcare


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  • Key Topics

    • What is Workplace Violence
    • Who is at Risk for Violence
    • Violence Effects
    • Violence Prevention Programs
    • Worksite Analysis
    • Conducting a Workplace Security Analysis
    • Hazard Prevention and Control
    • Safety and Health Training
    • Recordkeeping and Program Evaluation
  • Target Audience

    • Employee
    • Supervisor
    • Manager