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Huddle Handoff Communication Tool Improves Process of Addressing Workplace Violence in Health Care

Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments)
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March 12, 2019, ASCA News Digest 

Via Joint Commission Press Release (03/04/19) 

 

Health care workplace violence is increasing in the United States, warranting more attention to processes that support safety for health care workers. A new study in the February issue of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety details how a large academic hospital designed and tested a huddle handoff communication tool to improve its process for addressing the risk of violent patient events.

 

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