In a world of increasing challenges for health care providers, the risk of suicide is higher for people working in a health care field.
A recent study from JAMA breaks down the risks according to profession and gender, with some of the highest risks associated with registered nurses, health technicians, and health care support workers.
To learn more, check out the ADL's October 15 highlighted article:
Suicide Risks of Health Care Workers in the US
Here are additional resources if you need support regarding mental health:
Health Care Professionals Resources from the National Alliance on Mental Illness