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Weekly Poll: Blowing the whistle

When healthcare workers witness a potentially serious infection control or safety violation, it’s their duty to point it out the proper authority. But that’s not always as easy as it sounds. Employees might fear for their jobs or their careers if they they see a colleague making an egregious error.

After some of the unsafe injection practices that occurred in Nevada [1] last year the state passed laws providing more protection to “whistle blowers,” but would you feel comfortable pointing out IC or safety problems in your facility?


Quizzes [2] by Quibblo.com [3]
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