When Doctors Attack
This transcript of a pod cast reveals the root cause of why healthcare facilities are so unsafe. And why Nurses suffer assault, verbal abuse and retaliation when they speak up:
"The other thing I heard from staff there are that, in quarter four, this hospital is understaffed. They all are feeling it. The doctors and the nurses, and everybody are stressed. One person on staff actually went so far to say it’s creating dangerous conditions. Now, again, this is an isolated report from staff. Could this all be contributing overall in health care to a situation where people are snapping? In no way does that excuse his behavior. This guy should go to jail if he’s convicted, right? In no way does this excuse his behavior, but it tells us there’s a broader problem"
See entire report of yet another act of violence against a nurse by a Physcian.