Nursing stress – facts and figures and counter measures

Cilck to enlargeWhat percentage of nurses have been made unwell by stress over the past year?

How many have experienced verbal or physical violence from patients, or been injured by moving and handling patients, during the past year?

Or how many said work often or always has an impact on their health and well-being?

The shocking answers to these and other similar questions are supplied in a superb, easy to read infographic which has been devised by Medicare.

Perhaps you can relate to the signs and symptoms of stress listed there?

Fortunately, there are some counter measures you can take.

To enlarge, click the picture or the link below.

Well worth a look and a share.

You can get involved by using #nursingstress

 

http://www.medicarefirstnursing.co.uk/blog/august-2015/nursing-stress-the-facts-figures-infographic

 

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About bmitzi

Medical writer, author, artist. Cancer campaigner. Aiming always to improve health services and bring compassion into health care.
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