What It’s Like to Be a Nurse Working on the Front Lines of COVID-19
The coronavirus is not going anywhere any time soon! Several states have seen a record number of cases leading to fears that the country is experiencing a second wave of infections. In December 2019, a newly identified coronavirus, known as COVID-19, emerged in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China causing illness in humans in more than 70 other countries including Italy, Iran, Japan, South Korea, and the United States.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services declared the virus to be a nationwide health emergency following the World Health Organization’s (WHO) declaration of a public health emergency of international concern on January 30, 2020.
For months, dozens of U.S. health care workers have been exposed to the coronavirus. Many front-line nurses and other medical workers have contracted COVID-19 and dozens have died.
Health care workers need your help in the fight against COVID-19. Nurses around the world are making huge personal sacrifices to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The most effective way we can help them is to follow stay-at-home orders. We want to share with you What It’s Like to Be a Nurse Working on the Front Lines of COVID-19.
If you want to help stop the spread of COVID19, the most effective way is to follow stay-at-home orders. STAY HOME!
Nurses across the country are stepping up as the heroes we all need right now!
We want to thank every single nurse out there who continues to show up every day, making the most sacrifices, doing the hardest work to be our hero right now!