Natural disasters can leave nurses feeling strained and overwhelmed. Coping strategies can help nurses manage stress during these critical events.
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses' president shares her thoughts on stressors for nurses, as well as her hopes for the future.
Burnout among clinicians has been an issue for a number of years. A report by the National Academy of Medicine states that 35% to 54% of U.S. nurses and physicians manifest significant symptoms of burnout, including exhaustion, cynicism, and decreased productivity. According to the report, factors contributing to nurse burnout include challenging workloads and work