Identifying and Addressing Bullying in Nursing

  title={Identifying and Addressing Bullying in Nursing},
  author={Michelle Cleary and Glenn E Hunt and Jan Horsfall},
  journal={Issues in Mental Health Nursing},
  pages={331 - 335}
Bullying activities can be overt and intimidating or comparatively invisible to others. Nurses who work in a culture of bullying may experience job dissatisfaction and physiological and psychological consequences. Failure to adhere to professional responsibilities and engage in acceptable interpersonal behaviours sets the scene for unhealthy workplaces. Bullying is also costly to organisations due to increased leave and nurse attrition and decreased nurse productivity, satisfaction, and morale… 

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