Your Mask Comes First

As we near the end of the year and take stock, we may notice across the media how many of our collegaues are leaving workplaces or the workforce entirely. The ‘compassion’ aspect of healthcare maybe turning to recognise that compassion is needed for the workforce also, and not just focusing on workers ‘resilience’ as the go to for understanding retention, satisfaction and the health of the nursing workforce.

This article Your Mask Comes First: Nurses overwhelmed by COVID need support provides a nice summary of some of the struggles facing the workforce.