NUR3825_Horizontal/Lateral Violence

Read Chapter 23 in your textbook, review the PowerPoint/Handout and watch the Incivility in Nursing video to prepare for this discussion.Now that we have defined lateral violence in nursing according to your text reading, share an episode of lateral violence in nursing that you have experienced, know about, or witnessed. The incident can be from your own workplace, or another workplace. (No identifying factors please.)How was the situation dealt with by the nurses involved and by nursing management?Was there an issue that was not addressed, and if so, why?Was there a cultural component to the violence, and if so, what was it?In retrospect, how would you have ideally dealt with the situation?No peer-reviewed references required.Use the discussion rubric to guide your responses.Requirements:Your discussion should be approximately 200 words.Read and respond to at least 2 of your peers in the discussion area.Correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation are expected.Use the Reply button to respond.