‘Burnt out’: Philippine nurses battle Covid, resignations – World

'Burnt out': Philippine nurses battle Covid, resignations - World

MANILA: Exhausted nurses in the Philippines are struggling to care for patients as colleagues contract Covid-19 or quit a profession that was dangerously understaffed even before the pandemic. The country is enduring a record rise in infections, fuelled by the Delta variant, with the health department reporting a nursing shortfall of more than 100,000 — … Read more

New York hospital pauses baby deliveries after Covid-19 resignations

New York hospital pauses baby deliveries after Covid-19 resignations

Lewis County General Hospital in Lowville, about 60 miles northeast of Syracuse, will stop deliveries after September 24, said Gerald Cayer, chief executive of the Lewis County Health System.”We are unable to safely staff the service after September 24. The number of resignations received leaves us no choice but to pause delivering babies at Lewis … Read more