Oklahoma Sen. Weaver, R-Moore has authored Senate Bill 1290, the Medical Care Provider Protection Act, to protect medical professionals. Last October, Weaver held an interim study on healthcare professionals and workplace violence. Weaver said despite a career in law enforcement, said he was shocked to learn that 75 percent of all workplace violence happens within the healthcare profession. “What we heard was disturbing, shocking and unacceptable. It’s everything from verbal abuse, to being spat […]