My International Nursing Review article The US Covid-19 Crises: Facts, Science, and Solidarity calls attention to the major obstacles faced by health workers throughout the pandemic: a lack of PPE and resources; racial injustice; extreme workloads; and burnout.
Nurses have led the way in advancing solutions to these problems, at the levels of both policy and practice. It’s time to prioritize safer, more effective work environments for nurses.
Do you agree? What are the most urgent changes needed to protect and support nurses?