As the health care workforce responds to COVID-19, they face challenges to both coping in the moment and ongoing mental health.
To support this process, the AHEC Digital Library presents a collection of resources geared towards health care worker mental health during COVID-19.
What are the health risks related to social isolation and loneliness?
A recent Health Policy Brief from Health Affairs discusses this question, including the impact of isolation on premature morbidity and various biomarkers of health.
To learn more, check out the July 1 highlighted article!
Isolation and Health
What does racial bias look like inside the health care system?
A Health Affairs blog article discusess this question, addressing both how the problem manifests and what individuals and organizations can do to counteract it.
To learn more, check out the June 15 highlighted article:
It’s Time To Address The Role Of Implicit Bias Within Health Care Delivery