By Michael Wong, JD (Founder/Executive Director, Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety)
Happy Holidays – Keep Safe!
The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) wishes you and your family a safe and happy holiday.
As 2021 comes to a close, much in the world seems to not have changed. When the first COVID vaccine was approved by the FDA on December 11, 2020, many people believed (or hoped) that this would signal the beginning of the end of the COVID pandemic.
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Nurses Face Twin Threats of Racism and COVID
If COVID did not pose a big enough threat, CNN interviewed a dozen Black nurses across the UK’s healthcare sector – they had varying degrees of experience (from students to practicing nurses with decades of experience) and worked in different roles and settings (from hospitals to care homes.
CNN found that these nurses “have experienced racism in the workplace — and that it has gotten worse amid the coronavirus outbreak.”
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