According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, incidents of serious workplace violence are four times more common in healthcare than in private industry*. This violence can stem from many sources and take many forms.
When it comes to Workplace Violence associated with co-workers, the mindset and principles of Workplace Violence Awareness and Prevention are really no different in a healthcare setting than they are in any other professional work environment. However, when it comes to Extreme Violence Response options, healthcare workers do face additional challenges.
This video presents the fundamentals of Workplace Violence Prevention and Response while exploring the response options healthcare providers have when an active shooter situation, or other type of extreme violence incident, occurs in a patient care area.
Developing an informed and empowered workforce requires a comprehensive WPV prevention training approach.
Effective WPV training requires that employees and managers be taught:
When done right, WPV training creates a culture where people look out for one another.
This program does all of the above with extra emphasis on awareness and prevention. Learners are provided with the "mental categories" to spot changes in others that could indicate potential trouble and feel safe sharing those concerns.
Getting Real About Workplace Violence's components ensure people at all levels have the knowledge they need to look out for themselves and others.
For a full preview of these videos, click on Free FULL Preview above.The Getting Real About Workplace Violence, Healthcare Version learning objectives include:
The Advanced Training for Managers segment highlights the critical role managers play in identifying concerning behaviors and keeping potentially volatile situations from escalating.
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Jim Sporleder and his team have worked with many leading organizations and numerous U.S. government agencies.
This training complies with all of today's workplace violence prevention and response standards.
This instruction aligns with the American National Standard on Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention, which is the standard advised by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) for best practices addressing workplace violence prevention and response.
Take a look at this WPV prevention infographic to see the powerful difference between trained and untrained employees.
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Note: Streaming prices shown above are for Employee Training only. For Manager Training streaming pricing, please contact us. Interactive eLearning is not yet available for this Healthcare Version.
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