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Nurses Endure Violence On The Job

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchThis incident was an eye-opening event for some about the shocking amount of violence nurses face on the job.  There is not a nurse anywhere who has not personally been abused at work or who has … Continue reading

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Nurses fear even more ER assaults as programs cut

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article that is a bit old, but still imparts useful information. The violence against nurses is escalating.   When you go to your work prepared to do whatever it takes to help people survive … Continue reading

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Nurse Dies After Assault At Cape Mental Health Center

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchAs a mental health nurse, of course, this article held some significance for me.  But the problem discussed here–death and physical damage done to nurses during normal work hours–really belongs to all of nursing.  I don’t … Continue reading

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Increasingly, nurses facing violence on the job

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search Here is another article that lies out the problem with violence that nurses and nursing staff are dealing with.  This is a good, but long, article and I hope you will click over to read … Continue reading

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Uptick in violence spurs effort to protect health care workers

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is another article that talks about the daily violence that occurs in our hospitals and ER’s.  As a psych nurse, I have seen my fair share of violence–both directed at others and directed at me. … Continue reading

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Violence on the Oncology Ward

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchI love the New York Times Well Blog.  I can’t help it; I truly enjoy reading it.  I hope you will enjoy reading this article from that blog that describes in detail how you can be … Continue reading

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Violence in Nursing

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Here’s just a quick follow-up on yesterdays post.  Violence is very commonplace in my line of work, but it seems it is becoming more common in all aspects of nursing.  How will … Continue reading

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Senate OKs nurse protection bill

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search At first, I read this article eagerly.  I thought, “Great, finally we get protection under the law!”  Then upon further reading, you can imagine my dismay to see that this has been before the Senate … Continue reading

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RN’s: Victims or Bad Asses

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchAs a psychiatric nurse, I have always dealt with aggressive and/or assaultive patients.  People seem to think that is “just part of the package” but I disagree.  Nurses, no matter where they work, should not be … Continue reading

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