Resource List for Healthcare Workplace Violence

American Hospital Association (AHA)
CDC – The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses – (2.4 ANCC contact hours for on-demand course)
    This free, interactive course is designed to help healthcare workers better understand the scope and nature of violence in the workplace.
  • Violence: Occupational Hazards in Hospitals
    The purpose of this brochure is to increase worker and employer awareness of the risk factors for violence in hospitals and to provide strategies for reducing exposure to these factors.
International Association for Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS)
Joint Commission
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Oregon Workplace Safety Initiative
State of Hawaii Crime Prevention and Justice Assistance Division
U.S. Department of Labor