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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

This activity will provide registered professional nurses and nurse practitioners with information on how to prevent workplace violence.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the scope of workplace violence in healthcare.
  2. Recognize risk factors and hazards commonly associated with workplace violence.
  3. Review components of an effective workplace violence prevention program.
  4. Identify risk control techniques for organizational leadership and nurses to help increase workplace safety.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: WNSO1118
Published: May 2019
Expires: 6/3/2022
Required Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Jennifer Flynn, CPHRM; Lynn Pierce, BSN, RN, CPHRM
Categories: Safety , Violence