It is an unprecedented time and the uncertainty about so many elements of COVID-19 is a reality for many of us. It is understandable that emotional distress, even among those not directly exposed to the disease, is significant. There are many issues to contend with at once – changes in your workplace, care arrangements for family and children, financial uncertainty and more.
You are not alone. Many nurses are asking questions about how to look after themselves personally and at work. Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions from our members at the Australian College of Nursing and our community.