ER violence

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ER violence

Postby Pyrrho » Sun Nov 24, 2013 10:52 pm

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/swearing- ... -1C6436753

According to latest figures from the national Emergency Nurses Association, between January 2010 and January 2011, more than half of nurses in the ER -- 53.4 percent -- reported experiencing verbal abuse and about 13 percent said they had encountered physical violence at work in the previous week.
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Re: ER violence

Postby Rob Lister » Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:09 pm

Pyrrho wrote:http://www.nbcnews.com/health/swearing-spitting-choking-er-nurses-endure-more-1C6436753

According to latest figures from the national Emergency Nurses Association, between January 2010 and January 2011, more than half of nurses in the ER -- 53.4 percent -- reported experiencing verbal abuse and about 13 percent said they had encountered physical violence at work in the previous week.


Only 53%?

I think that's low.

Drunks that get in fights probably most of that.

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Re: ER violence

Postby Bruce » Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:14 pm

Thanks, Obama-care. :x
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