Bullying and unprofessional behaviour is an ongoing issue in the health sector. Work is ongoing with various stakeholders in addressing this.
Review Worksafe New Zealand’s Best Practice Guidelines for preventing and responding to bullying in the workplace. For more information from Worksafe New Zealand on bullying, see the Worksafe New Zealand bullying prevention toolbox.
View this powerpoint presentation, produced by Ann Connell, Clinical Psychologist, which provides insight in to how bullying is enabled in large organisations such as DHBs.