Are nurses at increased risk of getting workplace injuries?

Are nurses at increased risk of getting workplace injuries?

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While patient safety is always being prioritised, workplace safety for nurses seems to have largely been neglected. The number of work-related injuries in healthcare settings has increased in recent years.
23 Nov 2016 - General
Habiba Twakkol I am agreeing with you. Nurses are overworked and overstressed always and chances are very high for getting health issues. Fellow HCPs should be understand their work and pro...
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Madhubabu kaaja thank you for sharing this article to be discussed, nurses are the heavy workers in healthcare facilities,they face many health issues as they always in direct contact with p...
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Great article for discussion, Madhubabu kaaja. It is really important to emphasize on the need to maintain proper body posture while working. The article has mentioned about lifting and perf...
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urses are exposed to hazards related to lifting and transferring clients in various clinical settings, such as inpatient nursing unit, long-term care facilities and the operating room (DeCastro et al., 2006). In fact, manually lifting and transferrin...
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