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How can conflict in the work place affect the quality of care for the clients? Describe examples and techniques you have seen.Conflict among staff members or anywhere else rather than the workplace can cause a delay in care, whether it is to patients or to family members. At work, arguments or dislikes between one staff member and another can lead to a disciplinary action for that person, as well as health decline in the patient who is needing assistance of some sort. From a patient using their call light for assistance to go to the restroom, to another patient having difficulty breathing, those are all issues that can rapidly lead to a mishap for the patient’s safety and decline in health. A few times that I have seen favoritism and lack of work performed during my time as being a nurse tech, some of the co-workers did not like to take over for one of the staffs responsibilities to attendto her group of patients. All of us staff had heavy loads and were responsible for our patients and their