Abuse in the workplace
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Abuse in the workplace a program development guide for health care facilities by Wendy Hassen

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Published by The Task Force] in [Edmonton .
Written in English


  • Work.,
  • Abuse.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementprepared for the Alberta Health Care Industry Staff Abuse Task Force by Wendy Hassen.
ContributionsAlberta Health Care Industry Staff Abuse Task Force.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL20273388M

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