Letter to the Editor: Workplace violence: Nurses need more safeguards


As a regis­tered nurse and a member of the Washington State Nurses Associ­a­tion, I appre­ci­ated this edito­rial recog­nizing that the Legis­la­ture should act on House Bill 1931, which addresses workplace violence in health care.

The experi­ence of nurse assaults goes beyond psychi­atric hospi­tals. Last fall, a WSNA nurse at Kadlec Medical Center in the Tri-Cities was nearly killed when a patient choked her.


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TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE: Letter to the Editor: Workplace violence: Nurses need more safeguards (3/7/19)