A report from the Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition found that 2022 was the worst year for acts of violence against healthcare facilities and personnel on a global level. Nearly 2,000 acts of violence occurred in 32 countries and territories, a 45 percent increase compared to the previous year. In 2023, there has been an uptick of swatting attempts at hospitals, prompting managers to remain alert about new threats. 


What to do When Swatting Happens, Healthcare Facilities Today