Workplace violence against nurses is a major challenge for healthcare leaders. C


Workplace violence against nurses is a major challenge for healthcare leaders. Common types of violence such as physical harm, sexual abuse, aggression, mobbing and bullying can occur from patients, family and co-workers.
For this discussion, you will use information from your assigned readings, the self-paced tutorial and the literature to discuss the following in a discussion board post.
What impact does workplace violence have on nurses, other clinical staff and the organization as a whole? Be specific and provide rationale.
How is workplace violence addressed in your organization, i.e. policies, protocols, training. Be specific. Is it sufficient? What else could be done?
What are the legal and ethical implications for the nurse leader if workplace violence occurs on their unit(s)?
Must use 1 reference from book: Effective leadership and management in nursing- Sullivan


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