More Than Two Nursing Personnel Were Assaulted Every Hour in Q2 2022, Analysis Finds
September 27, 2022 | Strategic Insights for Ambulatory Care
What's the news. An average of two nursing personnel were assaulted every hour in the second quarter of 2022, according to a September 8, 2022, release by healthcare consulting company Press Ganey. The highest number of assaults were reported in psychiatric units, emergency departments, and pediatric units; the lowest number were reported in obstetrics and neonatal intensive care units.