Doctors Want Masks, Not Wellness Modules

Healthcare workers are distracted by worry about shortages of PPE.

Artist Sara Paglia was inspired to create an action painting of doctors facing COVID-19. Used with permission,

Doctors are getting sick.

Performance is impaired when people feel unsafe.

The desire for safety is nothing new.

Plague doctor in a full gown wearing a had and mask with a long beak.
Plague doctor in a full gown wearing a had and mask with a long beak.
The Plague Doctor in full protective equipment. Wikipedia Commons/Public Domain.

Why don’t healthcare workers have equipment?

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