Patient Violence

Read: 10 Hospital Heroes with Incredible Stories about Saving Lives

10 Hospital Heroes with Incredible Stories about Saving Lives

These people’s extraordinary actions have saved lives and prevented catastrophes.

Read: Texas Allows Guns in Public Mental Health Clinics

Texas Allows Guns in Public Mental Health Clinics

Some facilities are exempt from the new law, including hospitals licensed under Chapter 241 of the Texas health and safety code.

Patient Stabs Security Officer at S.C. Hospital

Few details of the incident have been released as police investigate.

Hospital Police Officer Shoots Patient During Struggle

The security officer shot Jonathan Warner after Warner took the officer’s Taser.

Read: Patient Assault of 2 Nurses Prompts Union to Demand Improved Security

Patient Assault of 2 Nurses Prompts Union to Demand Improved Security

Both nurses were treated at a nearby hospital and released later that day.

Minn. Department of Human Services Fined $63,000 by OSHA

The OSHA decision comes after more than five months of investigation into hospital policies and procedures.

Read: VIDEO: Body Camera Footage Released in Officer-Involved Hospital Shooting

VIDEO: Body Camera Footage Released in Officer-Involved Hospital Shooting

The video was released at the conclusion of the state police investigation and was previously shown to the victim’s family.

2 Mass. Hospitals Praised in Federal Workplace Violence Report

The report applauded the two hospitals’ approaches to workplace safety and emergency preparedness.

Read: Houston Nurse Assaulted, Carjacked in Hospital Parking Lot

Houston Nurse Assaulted, Carjacked in Hospital Parking Lot

Susan Grant sustained a bruised face and chipped teeth in the incident.

Read: Patient Who Killed Deputy Never Evaluated by Psychiatrist

Patient Who Killed Deputy Never Evaluated by Psychiatrist

Patient Danny Hammond fatally shot Aitkin County Sheriff’s Deputy Steven Sandberg on Oct. 18.

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