Violence Against Health Care: Current practices to prevent, reduce or mitigate violence against health care

19 July 2022

Health workforce, Professional practice, Service delivery, Social-economic welfare


Document cover. Violence against health care report

Publication description

As part of the Health Care in Danger initiative, ICN, the International Committee of the Red Cross, the International Hospital Federation and the World Medical Association carried out a  collaborative survey from May to July 2021 to understand perceptions of violence against healthcare during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic and to identify good practice implemented in prevention, reduction or mitigation of violence, with a focus on those measures implemented during the early stage of the pandemic. This is the resulting report. 

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