Violence against nurses, and particularly, violent acts by patients against nurses, has been treated historically as an unstated and accepted aspect of the job, and generally tolerated within the healthcare profession. This course examines the causes of this violence, methods of prevention, and what administrative and legislative changes might address the issue in the future.
Successful completion of this course will provide the learner with one (1) contact hour.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
To receive credit for this course you must pass this test with a score of 80% or higher.
No individual in a position to control content for this activity has any relevant financial relationships to declare.
Contact hours will be provided for the completion of this activity from November 1, 2018 until November 1, 2020.