Tag: pandemic

Joint Statement: Roadmap for Resuming Elective Surgery after COVID-19 Pandemic

April 18, 2020 by Anna Merchant

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 18, 2020

The following is a list of principles and considerations to guide physicians, nurses and local facilities in their resumption of care in operating rooms and all procedural areas.

People with Disabilities Fear Pandemic Will Worsen Medical Biases

April 16, 2020 by Anna Merchant

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 17, 2020

From NPR – It’s a moment that people with disabilities have long feared: there’s a shortage of life-saving equipment, like ventilators, and doctors say they maybe forced to decide who lives and who dies.

Coronavirus Nurses Ask An Ebola Veteran: Is it OK to be Afraid?

April 15, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 16, 2020

Treating Ebola not only taught her how to stay safe around a deadly virus but also how to manage the stress and sadness of working during a disease outbreak. She’s now drawing on that experience to help other nurses cope with the challenges of coronavirus.

Nursing Times Launches New Campaign to Support Nurse Mental Health Amid COVID-19 crisis

April 9, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for the Workforce, For the Workforce, Health and Wellness

Last modified April 11, 2020

Once the outbreak peak has flattened and in time COVID-19 has gone away, the question remains how will life get back to normal, if entirely ever, at both work and at home.