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Do clinician disruptive behaviors make an unsafe environment for patients?

Dang D, Bae S-H, Karlowicz KA, et al. Do Clinician Disruptive Behaviors Make an Unsafe Environment for Patients? J Nurs Care Qual. 2016;31(2):115-123. doi:10.1097/NCQ.0000000000000150.

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October 7, 2015
Dang D, Bae S-H, Karlowicz KA, et al. J Nurs Care Qual. 2016;31(2):115-123.

This survey of clinicians at an academic medical center found that disruptive behavior was common, with 1 in 8 respondents reporting that they had witnessed an episode of disruptive behavior by a clinician that directly resulted in harm to a patient.

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Dang D, Bae S-H, Karlowicz KA, et al. Do Clinician Disruptive Behaviors Make an Unsafe Environment for Patients? J Nurs Care Qual. 2016;31(2):115-123. doi:10.1097/NCQ.0000000000000150.