'Safety comes first' should be more than slogan

March 2010
Hospice Management Advisor;Mar2010, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p30
The article focuses on workplace safety of home health aides. According to attorney Robert Markette, home health agencies often face employee safety issues including needlestick injuries, aggressive pets and family voilence. Professor Robyn R.M. Gershon says home of patients as workplace puts the home nurse at greater workplace risks.


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