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Worksite Walkthrough Intervention Data-driven Prevention of Workplace Violence on Hospital Units
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2017 (English)In: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, ISSN 1076-2752, E-ISSN 1536-5948, Vol. 59, no 9, p. 875-884Article in journal (Refereed) Published
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Objective: The aim of this study was to describe the implementation of a data-driven, unit-based walkthrough intervention shown to be effective in reducing the risk of workplace violence in hospitals. Methods: A structured worksite walkthrough was conducted on 21 hospital units. Unit-level workplace violence data were reviewed and a checklist of possible prevention strategies and an Action Plan form guided development of unit-specific intervention. Unit supervisor perceptions of the walkthrough and implemented prevention strategies were reported via questionnaires. Prevention strategies were categorized as environmental, behavioral, or administrative. Results: A majority of units implemented strategies within 12 months' postintervention. Participants found the walkthrough useful, practical, and worthy of continued use. Conclusions: Structured worksite walkthroughs provide a feasible method for workplace violence reduction in hospitals. Core elements are standardized yet flexible, promoting fidelity and transferability of this intervention.

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LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS , 2017. Vol. 59, no 9, p. 875-884
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URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-142871DOI: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000001081ISI: 000412537000008PubMedID: 28692010OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-142871DiVA, id: diva2:1165579
Available from: 2017-12-13 Created: 2017-12-13 Last updated: 2018-06-09Bibliographically approved

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