Caring for the psychological well-being of healthcare workers in the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
journal contributionposted on 26.08.2020, 10:35 by B Gavin, John Hayden, D Adamis, F. McNicholas
During a pandemic, the demands on healthcare staff are extraordinary and long lasting. Successful public health outcomes are hugely contingent on effective functioning of the healthcare workforce, notwithstanding the absolute need for a whole-of-society response. A full complement of staff with minimum infection-related absenteeism, working to their maximum potential, with low level of work-related burnout is optimal. Attending to staff psychological well-being becomes imperative.
CommentsThe original article is available at imj.ie
Published CitationGavin B, Hayden J, Adamis D, McNicholas F. Caring for the psychological well-being of healthcare professionals in the Covid-19 pandemic crisis. Irish Medical Journal. 2020; 113(4):51
- School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences
PublisherIrish Medical Organisation
- Published Version (Version of Record)