• Nursing Burnout: A System-Wide Response Needed

    1 month ago - By The Healthcare Guys

    By Dr. Crissy Hunter
    Southern New Hampshire University
    Nursing is the largest sector of healthcare professionals, with almost four times the number of physicians. Someone who seeks care in a medical office, walk-in clinic, urgent care, emergency room or hospital will interact more with nurses than any other healthcare provider. Depending on the healthcare institution, a person may only ever encounter a nurse. When reflecting on healthcare today, nurses are at the center. The main reason hospitals can provide 24/7 care is because of nurses.
    Over the past decade, nursing has focused on...
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