Work Burnout is Clinically Recognized
Burnout is clinically recognized.(gguy44/iStock) The word burnout takes on a new meaning in 2022. Clinically speaking, there are a few recognized forms of burnout. Specifically referring to the American workforce.
Link Between Inflation & Stimulus Checks
An official link between inflation and stimulus checks.(Frederick Warren/Unsplash) During one of the United States’ most challenging times about two years ago, the government authorized a series of three checks to be issued to qualifying Americans. Today in 2022, we are seeing some of the most inflated prices in American history: gas, food, shipping costs, baby formula, etcetera. Is the government taking their money back?
Burned Out from Lingering Pandemic, Some on Frontlines Find Faith an Antidote
Registered nurse Jessica Blair is on staff at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Corvallis working with COVID-19 patients.Courtesy of Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Public Information. As the sunrise breaks the horizon line, 35-year-old registered nurse Jessica Blair of Corvallis, Oregon, begins another 12-hour shift at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. Thoughts of the unknown cross her mind as she prepares for the day ahead; her work hasn’t been the same since the onset of COVID-19. Blair knows one thing for certain: she is going to give her patients the best support she possibly can.
County crisis center offers a pair of mental health workshops
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) A county crisis center that specializes in suicide prevention is hosting a pair of workshops this month to address burnout among health care professionals and outline the services they offer to help the community.
5 Tips for Relaxing and Recharging During Travel
For professionals, no aspect can hinder their performance as much as burnout can. That's why they should consider traveling to another place and taking a break from their hectic work lives. From choosing a place to visit planning an itinerary, going on a trip has its fair share of hassles. Nevertheless, it is important to relax and recharge yourself during your vacation. Otherwise, what's the point if traveling stresses you out?
Faith on the Frontlines: Health Care Workers Battle Burnout With Spirituality
For nearly two years, Morgan Skidmore, a radiologic technologist in Fontana, Wisconsin, has fought against the anxiety, stress and burnout affecting so many frontline workers in the medical field.
Benefits VS Burnout: Keeping Employees Happy
In the era of the Great Resignation, as our current business climate has been called, employers must make an effort to retain every employee they have. Burnout has become a very real threat, particularly in companies where turnover has led to reassigned responsibilities. A balance must be struck, or overtaxed workers will leave. That’s why companies need to get creative with their benefit offerings to stave off burnout and keep employees happy with their jobs.
Omicron "Mild"? Hardly.
I keep reading that the Omicron variant is much milder: “ The details of the Omicron variant are becoming clearer, and they are encouraging,” writes the NY Times. I keep reading that hospitalizations are way less; cases are milder; and the disease is not as bad as that with previous variants, such as Delta.