Joint Commission New and Revised Workplace Violence Prevention Standards, Effective January 1, 2022
- The Joint Commission
- Critical Access Hospitals,
The Joint Commission’s (TJC) new and revised workplace violence prevention standards are effective January 1, 2022 and apply to TJC-accredited hospitals and critical access hospitals. According to TJC, even though the incidence of violence–related health care worker injuries has been increasing for over a decade, workplace violence remains underreported and is associated with high rates of job dissatisfaction, indicating a need for renewed focus in this area.
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