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Health workers feel the toll of virus fight

Health workers feel the toll of virus fight

Health workers feel the toll of virus fight Health workers feel the toll of virus fight Hospital workers sit for a group counseling session at Elmhurst Hospital to talk about their experiences dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, Friday, May 29, 2020, in New York. At hospitals around the country, nurses, …

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    Testing for COVID-19 antibodies in frontline healthcare workers

    Testing for COVID-19 antibodies in frontline healthcare workers

    Testing for COVID-19 antibodies in frontline healthcare workers Testing for COVID-19 antibodies in frontline healthcare workers Credit: Trinity College Dublin Frontline healthcare workers are at high risk of developing COVID-19 in the current viral pandemic. However, we do not know how many have developed antibodies and immunity to the COVID-19 …

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      More than 10k health care workers infected with virus

      Iran: More than 10k health care workers infected with virus

      More than 10k health care workers infected with virus More than 10k health care workers infected with virus In this March 8, 2020 file photo, a nurse wears protective gear in a ward dedicated for people infected with the new coronavirus, at a hospital in Tehran, Iran. While crippling sanctions …

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        Burnout in health care workers during COVID-19

        Infecting the mind: Burnout in health care workers during COVID-19

        Burnout in health care workers during COVID-19 Burnout in health care workers during COVID-19 Health care workers are fighting two pandemics: COVID-19 and burnout. Credit: Texas A&M University College of Engineering Doctors and nurses across the country are experiencing occupational burnout and fatigue from the increased stress caused by the …

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          At height of pandemic, 1.4 million US health workers lose jobs

          Two critical care nurses don protective equipment at Sharp Grossmont hospital in La Mesa, California

          At height of pandemic, 1.4 million US health workers lose jobs At height of pandemic, 1.4 million US health workers lose jobs Two critical care nurses don protective equipment at Sharp Grossmont hospital in La Mesa, California Dayna James has been an emergency nurse for 17 years—and thought the COVID-19 …

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            How to help essential workers avoid burnout

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            How to help essential workers avoid burnout How to help essential workers avoid burnout Credit: CC0 Public Domain We are six weeks into the COVID-19 pandemic life and our front line workers are growing weary. Not only are our essential personnel—doctors, nurses, grocery store cashiers, and transportation workers—working under intense …

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