Six Challenges that Nursing Professionals Face

2023-05-09T09:19:01-04:00May 1st, 2023|Categories: Nurses Week|Tags: , , , , , , , |

  Nurses Week is an annual celebration of the incredible work that the nursing profession performs every day. It’s also a time to acknowledge the many demands of their occupation. One significant example of how nurses have to cope with often unexpected challenges is the pandemic. Nurses had to learn new protocols for infection prevention, triage patients with COVID-19 symptoms, worry about virus exposure and manage the emotional toll of caring for patients who were dying alone due to visitor restrictions. And while COVID certainly put these issues in the spotlight, healthcare professionals still face many difficulties even though the worst of the pandemic is over. In this blog, FirstLantic Healthcare recognizes the adversity nurses handle daily and salutes them for their remarkable resilience, compassion, and [...]