Work Place Violence

Title and Focus: Work Place Violence: An Examination of Its Prevalence and Suggested Interventions for Management

Refer to Figure 2.2 in the Nursing Research: Generating and Assessing Evidence for Nursing Practice textbook for the EBP process model you will use to complete this project. Please note that you will not complete the entire process in this model. You will reach the step that begins “Pilot the change in practice.”

Only use the text book I will provide or the articles listed in: CLC: EBP Research Table that I will provide

Write on the ideas for our Clinical protocol or guideline (based on the research synthesis/review)
Write a implementation plan: and outcomes. (This will be our plan for this “process improvement”; the who, what, when, where, and how to implement the guideline)
Define the Clinical Protocol:
Write on the ideas for our Clinical protocol or guideline (based on the research synthesis/review)
Write a implementation plan: and outcomes. (This will be our plan for this “process improvement”; the who, what, when, where, and how to implement the guideline)
Define the Clinical Protocol:

Address all of the following:

Clinical Protocol

Institute a Zero Tolerance Policy for WPV
Applies to both patients and staff
Staff
Immediate dismissal
Patients
Prosecution under fullest extent of the laws
Implement a WPV Training Program
Focus on factors that lead to violence
Discuss De-escalation Techniques
Discuss Self-Protection Techniques
Included Violent Event Debriefs
Explain importance to staff of looking back on event to see if it could have been handled better
Streamline Reporting System
Many nurses feel they are too bulky
Implement Behavioral Flag in Chart

Gives staff knowledge that patient has been involved in violent behaviors previously

Last Updated on April 20, 2019