Doctors and nurses given panic buttons

in News · 18-07-2019 11:00:00 · 0 Comments
Doctors and nurses given panic buttons

With an increasing number of complaints of violence against healthcare professionals, Portugal has launched a pilot project which provides a kind of 'panic button' for doctors and nurses in the country's National Health Service.

According to Medscape, the resource will initially be tested in three hospitals in Amadora in the region of Greater Lisbon: the Brandoa Personalised Healthcare Facility, the Amato Lusitano Family Healthcare Facility, and the Fernando da Fonseca Hospital


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