On the MedCity INVEST convention on the Ritz Carlton in Chicago Could 22-24, a panel will concentrate on violence towards healthcare professionals. It’s an unlucky pattern that’s on the rise, spurred by misinformation concerning the Covid-19 pandemic, vaccines for Covid-19, testing for Covid-19, tradition wars over ladies’s well being and trans healthcare, and disgruntled former workers and sufferers.
Right here’s an outline of the panel, which is able to happen on Could 24:
Defending well being employees from violence
In April 2022, a survey of nurses discovered that 48 % reported a small or important improve in office violence, up from 30.6 % in September 2021. What efforts are in place that may higher defend well being employees, whether or not they be docs, nurses, or others? How can clinicians assist sufferers who want psychological well being assets?
Moderator: Parth Desai, Principal, Flare Capital Companions
Danielle Kehler, Interim Lead of Human Assets for UC Davis Well being, UC Davis Well being
Chethan Sathya, MD, Director, Northwell Well being’s Middle for Gun Violence Prevention
The convention will even embody a multitrack startup pitch contest, together with firms from well being tech, medtech and biopharma, judged by teams of buyers. Register now to hitch buyers, healthcare entrepreneurs, and executives from hospitals, payers, know-how and life science firms for networking and topical discussions on a variety of points.
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