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Rural U.S. Hospitals Stretched Thin After Nurse Shortage Exacerbated by the Pandemic

Source
PBS News Hour
Date
Oct 13, 2021
Summary
Video report on nursing shortages and the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on those shortages, focusing on the rural Hendry Regional Medical Center in Clewiston, Florida. Offers perspectives of nurses and emergency department leadership, and addresses burnout related to COVID-19 patient care and the role of traveling nurses in filling staffing needs.
Tagged as
Health workforce supply and demand · Hospitals · Infectious diseases · Nurses · Florida