HEALTHCARE WORKPLACE VIOLENCE & VERBAL DE-ESCALATION ESSENTIALS_December 12, 2023
Explain the concept of agitation as a behavioral emergency.
Understand the role of verbal de-escalation in the management of behavioral emergencies.
Apply the ten rules of verbal de-escalation.
Enact basic debriefing approaches for quality improvement after behavioral emergencies.
JOHN “JACK” ROZEL, MD, MSL, DFAPA
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Physician Assistant (AAPA)
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- 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance
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