Explore the latest research, news and developments in the world of wellness in this installment of the Well-Being Weekly. Get caught up on this week's biggest stories surrounding mental health and well-being in the healthcare industry, provided by Well-Being Index experts Patrick McNally and Sunny Prabhakar.
Mental health hotline for NHS staff
A new hotline number is being launched by the NHS to help support the mental health and psychological well-being of NHS providers across the United Kingdom. Learn more about how this new initiative will work the impact leaders are hoping it will have.
How the pandemic is impacting the next generation of doctors
Along with the brave healthcare heroes who are putting their lives on the line every day to care for patients, COVID-19 is impacting the next generation of medical professionals. From online learning to cancelled commencements and early graduation, the pandemic has greatly changed the usual course for medical students.
8 sources of anxiety among healthcare providers during COVID-19
In a recently published JAMA study, well-being expert and co-inventor of the Well-Being Index Dr. Tait Shanafelt along with other researchers explored the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the mental health and well-being of healthcare providers. Learn more about the 8 most common sources of anxiety among providers on the frontlines.
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