Thursday, May 7, 2015

Nurses Week: Fighting Dinosaurs sheds light on nurses who work through the storm


 
Sincere thanks to Fighting Dinosaurs for sharing Margot Withrow's story from "The Exceptional Nurse: Tales from the trenches of truly resilient nurses working with disabilities".


"Disasters can strike without notice and with little time for preparation. Nurses have been long recognized for their significant contributions to disaster response frequently placing their own health and safety in jeopardy. Sadly, little attention is given to the mental health issues nurses may face following working through these catastrophic events."

Read more at:

http://fightingdinosaurs.com/mental-health/nurses-week-a-time-to-remember-nurses-who-work-through-the-storm/