Compassion in Healthcare: Preserving Compassion Amidst a Pandemic

Compassion in Healthcare: Preserving Compassion Amidst a Pandemic

Preserving Compassion Amidst a Pandemic By Liliane de Vries A reality often overlooked when reflecting on pandemics is that compassion swiftly becomes an unexpected casualty. Historically, this has proven to be true, and although the severity and scope of pandemics vary, the erosion of communities during crisis appears almost certain. London’s Great Plague ravaged society […]

Caregiver’s Crisis: Safeguarding Mental Health

Caregiver’s Crisis: Safeguarding Mental Health

Caregiver’s Crisis: Safeguarding Mental Health of Healthcare Professionals By Liliane de Vries The COVID-19 pandemic is here, and healthcare workers around the world are rising to the challenge. These selfless heroes are meeting each obstacle head-on with professionalism and poise in even the direst circumstances. Health care professionals are our first line of defence in […]

Humanity in healthcare in the time of Coronavirus

Humanity in healthcare in the time of Coronavirus

Humanity in healthcare in the time of Coronavirus By Liliane de Vries In this moment, it feels nearly impossible to identify a single aspect of life that remains untouched by the Coronavirus – especially for healthcare providers. Extended shifts, dwindling supplies, and fearful and frustrated patients are creating a chain a dominos ready to topple […]