The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, in Washington, DC, released a report on May 25 that summarizes findings from a national survey of frontline healthcare workers (HCWs) during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The survey of 1,200 HCWs from all 50 states and the District of Columbia was conducted from the beginning of May 2020 through June 2020.
Among concerns that were repeatedly mentioned:
The survey respondents stressed the need for improved communication and the need for the federal government to increase PPE stockpiles. They also urged regulations and enforcement from agencies and policymakers to protect the occupational safety and health of HCWs.Read More >>