This document was prepared by GNYHA in coordination with its Emergency Preparedness Coordinating Council to assist members in utilizing volunteers in their facilities during disasters. It is intended to provide an overview of requirements for utilizing volunteers as well as initiatives for utilizing volunteers being considered or undertaken by GNYHA members and should not be construed as recommendations.
Utilizing Volunteers During a Disaster
April 12, 2004
Video Interview on Workplace Violence Prevention
An accessible video with audio description is available below. Judith E. Arnetz, PhD, a nationally recognized workplace violence researcher and practitioner, shares her expertise on the topic of workplace violence in health care. Dr. Arnetz explains what constitutes workplace violence, workplace violence terminology, and key actions health care facilities can take to prevent and mitigate...
February 24, 2021
NQF Promotes NQP Action Team’s Issue Brief on Preventing Health Care Workplace Violence
The National Quality Forum (NQF) recently launched a social media campaign to tout the work of the National Quality Partners™ (NQP) Action Team to Prevent Healthcare Workplace Violence. The Action Team held its capstone webinar in June to present an Issue Brief that highlights strategies and solutions to prevent and mitigate workplace violence within health...
October 5, 2020
NQP Action Team Publishes Issue Brief on Preventing Health Care Workplace Violence
The National Quality Forum’s (NQF) National Quality Partners™ (NQP) Action Team to Prevent Healthcare Workplace Violence recently held its capstone webinar to present its Issue Brief to highlight strategies and solutions to prevent and mitigate workplace violence within health care settings. GNYHA Vice President of Professional and Regulatory Affairs Jenna Mandel-Ricci served as a member...
June 29, 2020