Stress, Stigma, and Burnout in Nursing

Stress, Stigma, and Burnout in Nursing

As a nurse, have you experienced the stress and stigma related to burnout in nursing? A few months ago, I wrote a blog post entitled “The Way We Think About Nurse Burnout is Broken”. I went on to list ten ways that burnout is approached in a broken way. One of the...
The Way We Think About Nurse Burnout is Broken

The Way We Think About Nurse Burnout is Broken

The Way We Think About Nurse Burnout is Broken. There are several things wrong with the way we think about nurse burnout. This is troubling for several reasons. If we do not have a clear understanding about burnout, then we cannot help nurses who may be suffering from...
Proven Strategies that Improve Resiliency

Proven Strategies that Improve Resiliency

Around the world, nurses are challenged with burnout. In response to nursing burnout, organizations that seek to find and implement strategies that improve resiliency, have found that this is not always so easy to do. Nurse burnout is a difficult issue, mainly because...
3 Things to Never Do with a Burned Out Nurse

3 Things to Never Do with a Burned Out Nurse

Don’t Do This with a Burned Out Nurse. Nurse burnout. A tricky subject. Why? Sometimes the very nurse experiencing the burnout does not know that they are! Historically, burnout has not been discussed in nursing schools or during nursing orientation. I imagine...