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Jul 17, 2016

Heavily pregnant mental health patient 'pinned to the floor' in NHS Trust

Multiple mainstream media outlets including BBC News, Daily Mail and Metro have this week reported that Central and North West London NHS Trust has launched an investigation after an eight month...

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Care Home

Sep 9, 2013

Aggression Against Social Care Staff - What Are The Reasons?

Following its comprehensive survey on violence against social care workers, Community Care takes a deeper look at the reasons for aggression towards social care staff. The survey found that 80% of...

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Jul 29, 2013

Maybo Makes Final Shortlist for Security Excellence Awards

Maybo, working with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust(BSUH) Security Department has been selected as a finalist in the Security Training Initiative of the Year category in the...

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NHS Nurses

Jun 19, 2013

One Assault Per Day on Sussex Hospital Staff

According to the Argus, at least one hospital worker a day in Sussex faces physical attacks or verbal assaults from patients and relatives while at work. Frontline staff have reported hundreds of...

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NHS Nurses

Mar 6, 2013

Almost One Third of NHS Staff Report Experiencing Abuse at Work

The 2012 annual NHS Staff Survey results have revealed that fifteen per cent of NHS staff reported experiencing physical violence from patients, their relatives or members of the public in the 12...

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Care At Home

Dec 17, 2012

Majority of newly qualified social workers struggle to find time for training

Community Care reports that newly qualified practitioners are seeing a squeeze on their training and supervision. Whilst Social Workers at all levels have felt the impact of cuts to the number of...

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Dec 5, 2012

Violence Against NHS Staff – Do the Figures Tell the Whole Story?

Is 59,744* a large number of physical assaults considering the close proximity in which NHS staff are required to work in order to care for and support patients? The NHS Protect Violence Against...

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NHS Nurses

Dec 3, 2012

Physical Assaults on NHS Staff 2011/12 - Figures Released

NHS Protect has released the 2011-12 figures for physical assaults against NHS staff. NHS Protect collects and collates figures for physical assaults against NHS staff from NHS bodies across...

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NHS Nurses

Nov 13, 2012

A&E Staff Using Royal Marines Techniques to Combat Stress

Emergency medical staff at the University Hospital of Wales are using Royal Marines techniques to help colleagues cope with the stress of working in A&E. Staff can face very stressful or...

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NHS Nurses

Oct 18, 2012

Hospital workers sexually assaulted and racially abused

Hospital staff have been sexually assaulted, racially abused and attacked with weapons within the last year reports the Hertfordshire Mercury. The Mercury reveals statistics obtained under the...

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Sep 10, 2012

Conflict Management Training, A SAFER Approach

As a leader in conflict management training, Maybo has extensive experience of working with organisations and staff in a number of industry sectors. Whether you want to find solutions to manage...

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Jul 10, 2012

Implementing Maybo Training - Our guest interview

Security Operational Manager for Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Simon Whitehorn, takes time out of his busy schedule to speak to us about his personal experience of using...

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May 19, 2012

Conference update from Maybo's lead care specialist

Maybo's training specialist, mental health nurse Steve Hunt, has been out and about learning from the experts at two high profile care events. He attended the Positive Behaviour Intervention...

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Apr 28, 2012

Demands for emergency worker victims of workplace violence to be compensated...

Scotsman.com reports that the Royal College of Nurses and Fire Brigades Union are both calling for 'restitution orders' to be widened to cover their members and are urging ministers to do more to...

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