Healthcare News & Insights

Workplace violence: What hospital executives and administrators need to know

In today’s world, hospitals have to be prepared for anything and everything, and not just medical emergencies. They have to be prepared to handle all types of workplace violence, from active shooters to abuse from patients. In this guest post, Suzanne Singer, a lawyer who specializes in all aspects of labor and employment law and is a […] [MORE]

Increase workplace wellness to decrease workplace violence

What companies are doing today to protect employees from workplace violence isn’t enough because they aim to control the symptoms of workplace violence rather than address the underlying issues that contribute to it. In this guest post, Joy Stephenson-Laws, JD, founder of a national non-profit health information company that provides education and tools needed to […] [MORE]

Why hospitals need to worry about all types of safety

Just because a hospital’s doing well in one aspect of its performance doesn’t mean it’s got all the bases covered. One New Jersey facility recently praised for its success in keeping patients safe, learned that lesson the hard way.