Healthcare makes up just 9 percent of the overall U.S. workforce—but experiences nearly as many violent injuries as all other industries combined. And the rate of violence is rising. The overall violent crime rate at hospitals increased in 2016 compared to the previous year. Knowing these staggering statistics, it’s important for healthcare organizations to have proper technology in place to mitigate issues and keep healthcare workers and patients safe.
Infographic: The Staggering Numbers Behind Workplace Violence in Healthcare
Not Just "Part of the Job"
Rave Alert delivers fast, easy, and efficient communications for improved hospital safety. Share critical information, prevent workplace violence, and coordinate on-site resources by sending emergency notifications from any internet connected device to all channels simultaneously. Click here to learn how Rave Alert can protect your healthcare workers and patients.