Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Woman Abuse: Screening, Identification and Initial Response

Project / Initiative: 
Mental Health & Addictions Initiative
Type of Guideline: 
Clinical
Status: 
Published
Publish Date: 
2005
About this Guideline:

Facilitate routine universal screening for woman abuse by nurses in all practice settings. Increase opportunity for disclosure, which will promote health, well-being, and safety for women.

Using evidence-based approaches and recommendations, this guideline offers nurses a repertoire of strategies that can be adapted to various practice environments.

Revised 2012

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