Working party to tackle violence

August 2003
Australian Nursing Journal;Aug2003, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p10
Unveils the plan of Tasmanian government to establish a working party to deal with workplace aggression against nurses in the state. Prevalence of aggression in the workplace; Purpose of the working party; Types of physical abuse inflicted against nurses.


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