One thing our readers may have come across lately when reading or listening to the news is a story about a recent study comparing male and female doctors. This study has been getting a good amount of attention in the media.
Many things can affect what kinds of legal issues end up coming up for a nurse in relation to their work. One is the work environment at the health care facility they work at. Among the aspects of work environment that can be remarkably impactful on nurses is how likely violent incidents (such as attacks by patients) are to arise in their place of work. Being exposed to workplace violence, and the aftermath of such violence, could impact a nurse’s career in many ways.