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Guiding Principles: Mitigating Violence in the Workplace

This resource is designed to assist nurse leaders in systematically addressing measures to manage and reduce violence against healthcare professionals. The guiding principles and priorities listed are steps to systematically reduce lateral, as well as patient and family violence in the workplace.

Toolkit for Mitigating Violence in the Workplace

This toolkit’s templates and tools provide an easy step-by-step procedure for customizing a violence prevention plan that can help meet the needs of your healthcare facility. It also includes reporting templates to document your efforts.

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