Hospital Stabbings

Read: Statistics You Should Know: Workplace Violence in Healthcare

Statistics You Should Know: Workplace Violence in Healthcare

Although 75% of all workplace assaults occur in healthcare settings, only 30% of nurses and 26% of physicians have reported workplace violence incidents.

Read: Mayo Clinic Employee Stabs Co-Worker in Hospital Cafeteria

Mayo Clinic Employee Stabs Co-Worker in Hospital Cafeteria

A food service employee stabbed a co-worker four times in the hospital’s employee cafeteria. The victim is expected to survive.

Read: Hilo Medical Center Ups Security After 3 Employees Stabbed

Hilo Medical Center Ups Security After 3 Employees Stabbed

A patient was being treated for a drug overdose at the Hawaii hospital when he grabbed a nurse and held a knife to her throat.

Read: Man Arrested After Body Found Outside Santa Monica Hospital

Man Arrested After Body Found Outside Santa Monica Hospital

A homeless man was found stabbed to death on a bench on the property of Providence St. John’s Health Center Friday morning.

Read: Son Charged with Stabbing Mother to Death in Tallahassee Hospital

Son Charged with Stabbing Mother to Death in Tallahassee Hospital

The 22-year-old suspect told police he killed his mother at Capital Regional Medical Center because she was a “bad influence”.

Read: Man Gets Life Sentence for Stabbing Hospital Worker 46 Times

Man Gets Life Sentence for Stabbing Hospital Worker 46 Times

The perpetrator had a violent history and had previously served prison time for stabbing an ex-wife and shooting an ex-girlfriend.

Read: Nurse Critically Stabbed in Parking Lot During Robbery Attempt

Nurse Critically Stabbed in Parking Lot During Robbery Attempt

A nurse at Newark’s University Hospital was stabbed in the abdomen during an attempted robbery when returning to her car.

Read: Mass. Hospital Makes Security Changes After Nurse Stabbed 11 Times

Mass. Hospital Makes Security Changes After Nurse Stabbed 11 Times

Additional metal detectors, security cameras and panic buttons have been installed throughout the hospital after the near-fatal stabbing of an ER nurse.

Read: Patient Stabbing Prompts Hospital to Address Security Measures

Patient Stabbing Prompts Hospital to Address Security Measures

A 26-year-old female was stabbed in the back of the neck by a 17-year-old male, both of whom were patients in the hospital’s mental health unit.

Read: Nurse Stabbed in Neck by Former Patient at Pa. Hospital

Nurse Stabbed in Neck by Former Patient at Pa. Hospital

The assailant snuck into a secured area behind a housekeeping staff member and stabbed the victim in the back of the neck.

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