CategoryMedical Ethics

Moral distress in long-term care homes during a pandemic

Dr. Sharon Kaasalainen wrote an opinion piece for the Hamilton Spectator about the moral distress experienced by staff who are working in long term care homes during the period of COVID-19. This is reprinted here with the permission of the Hamilton Spectator.  Moral distress: Let’s take this time to help the helpers during Nurses Week By Sharon Kaasalainen The COVID-19 pandemic is revealing some truly disturbing facts about life in long-term care — not just for the residents, but for the […]

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