Welcome to the resource page for the course, Workplace Violence: Best Practices for Prevention and Resilience, presented at the 2018 Washington State Governor's Industrial Safety and Health Conference.
Workplace Violence: Overview of Risk Factors, Current Research, and Challenges in Health Care and Social Services
Jane Lipscomb, PhD, RN
Characterizing Workplace Violence in the Emergency Department Through Direct Observation of Violent Encounters
Elizabeth Rosenman, MD
National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) - Topics include safe patient handling, violence prevention and more
The NORA HCSA Agenda has been posted to the Federal Register and is open for public comment until August 20th.
The best way to access the docket is to go to regulations.gov and enter CDC-2018-0050 in the search bar.
The Federal Register notice is here: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2018/06/21/2018-13308/draft-na...\
Ergonomics in Healthcare: A Continuing Education Program for Nurses, Nursing Assistants and Healthcare Managers - New FREE web-based training
Time for Safe Patient Handling and Mobility - Free Video
Oregon Health Workforce Center - New Toolkits and Information for Employers and Employees
Pacific Northwest OSHA Education Center Workplace Violence Resource Page (resources for all industries and active shooter incidents)
Home Healthcare Workers: How to Prevent Violence on the Job - US Department of Health and Human Services