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Workplace Violence and Reducing Turnover of Home Health Employees

September 1, 2018

This report highlights that workplace violence is common in home care. The results indicate that home care workers suffer from severe mental health issues as a result of workplace violence. The report suggests a range of interventions to better support home care workers.

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Key Takeaways

Home care workers experience workplace violence at a high rate.
Workplace violence could contribute to worker burnout.
Better training and other interventions are needed to protect workers on the job.

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