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Nurses, be cautious: Workplace hazards in healthcare institutions in Singapore
 

Nurses, be cautious: Workplace hazards in healthcare institutions in Singapore

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While providing holistic care to patients, nurses must also remember to take care of their own well being. Impaired performance due to lack of self-care will affect the patient and the whole working unit. Therefore, it is important to acknowledge and prevent potential working hazards as nurses carry out their duties.
 
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13 Nov 2016 - General
 
Mahmoud AbdelAziz thank you for sharing this article to be discussed, no healthcare facility could exist without nurses, there existence is the key for the perfect and organized healthcare ...
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Dear Mahmoud AbdelAziz, this article makes an alert to nurse to make a hazard free working. Many of the time we are safe being health care professionals. Buy some times patient may behave aggressive unexpectedly during injection if medicine can lead ...
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Nurses are the front liners of patient care thus exposure to these hazards comes closer too. Needle stick injuries are one of the top hazards to our health. In reality, I don't believe that the statistics mentioned is an accurate percentage becau...
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Not only nurses but also doctors and other healthcare workers are susceptible to these work hazards. Healthcare professionals’ well-being is a key factor for their performance. HCPs are often viewed as “immune” to injury or illness. Their patients c...
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