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Nurses and doctors sick with COVID feel pressured to get back to work.

Huetteman E. Nurses and doctors sick with COVID feel pressured to get back to work. Kaiser Health News. August 12, 2020.

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August 26, 2020
Huetteman E. Kaiser Health News. 2020;August 12.

Health care workers are known to work while unwell due to stigma, commitment, and personal finances. This article discusses presenteeism in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. It discusses challenges for individuals who feel organizational pressure to return to work despite health concerns for themselves, their families, and their patients.   

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Huetteman E. Nurses and doctors sick with COVID feel pressured to get back to work. Kaiser Health News. August 12, 2020.