Sondra Blount, BSN, RN
Type of project: Quality improvement on workplace safety
Title of project: Preventing Violence in the Healthcare Setting
Co-workers involved in project: The Workplace Violence Prevention Task Force
Why you chose your project: I had a fellow employee assaulted in the workplace by a patient she was caring for and saw how this affected her life, and I wanted to prevent anything of this nature from occurring to any other hospital employee.
1.) Tennessee Nurses Association Convention - October 2011
2.) Vanderbilt Nurses Week Research Poster Session - May 2012
3.) The International Convention on Violence in the Health Sector - October 2012
If you have any questions regarding Sondra's project please email her at Sondra.Blount@Vanderbilt.Edu.