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Traveler Tips: Workplace Bullying

Many traveling healthcare professionals end up on the road in part to avoid workplace drama, but sometimes it’s unavoidable. Enter the workplace bully.

Identify a workplace bully by these behaviors:

  • Putting you down in front of patients or other healthcare professionals
  • Frequent and unnecessary aggressive responses, excessive rudeness and verbal abuse
  • Repeatedly dismissing requests for assistance because “you should know how to do the job” (i.e., they aren’t busy and go out of their way to deny help), or other acts of workplace “sabotage”
  • Threats and intimidation behaviors

You should always let your recruiter know if you are experiencing bullying, but here are some other tips to consider. Read more »