Nurses face hazards everyday in the workplace. These hazards are not just exposure to radiation or possible chemical exposures. We live in a society with increasing violence towards healthcare professionals. Take some time to research the many hazards you will face as you take care of your patients. Describe one hazard that could harm you, your colleagues, and your patients in the healthcare setting. What actions can nurses take to prevent harm to your patient or self?
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