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.
How can health care providers oppose racism within the medical system and ensure all their patients receive the support and care they need?
A recent Health Affairs blog article addresses this question, suggesting five steps that providers can take toward building a health care system that opposes racism.
To learn more, check out the November 15 Highlighted Article:
Getting Our Knees Off Black People’s Necks: An Anti-Racist Approach to Medical Care
How can health care providers recognize, understand, and avoid unconscious assumptions about their patients?
An article in Health Affairs addresses this question, exploring the idea of implicit bias and suggesting approaches that health care providers can use to unlearn it.
To learn more, check out the November 1 Highlighted Article:
How to Identify, Understand, and Unlearn Implicit Bias in Patient Care