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Document ID (ISN)110650
CIS number 10-0158
ISBN(s) 92-2-118246-0
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
International Council of Nurses, Public Services International, World Health Organization, International Labour Office
Title Framework Guidelines for addressing workplace violence in the health sector - The training manual
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2005. viii, 122p. Illus. + CD-ROM.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract This training manual on guidelines for addressing workplace violence in the health sector is primarily targeted at workplace situations but is also suitable for being used in awareness-raising contexts. It is intended for a wide range of operators in the health sector, including health personnel, members of professional associations, trade unionists, administrators, managers, trainers, decision makers and practitioners in general. Contents: preliminary remarks for the facilitator; introduction; awareness and understanding; rights and responsibilities, choosing the best approach: recognizing and addressing factors leading to workplace violence; intervention; monitoring and evaluation; conclusion.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; training material; health care personnel; risk factors; violence
Descriptors (secondary) WHO; responsibilities; training manuals
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Violence
Bullying and mobbing
Psychosocial factors and the role of management
Health care services
OSH training