Hospitals Grapple with ‘Historical’ Staff Absences and Burnout Amid 6th COVID Wave


The latest surge of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations is taking a toll on healthcare workers across the country. As provinces grapple with a sixth wave of the pandemic, a growing number of doctors, nurses and other hospital staff are calling in sick, raising concerns about the availability and quality of care for patients. Dr. Gerald Evans, infectious disease specialist at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, said hospitals across the province are struggling with staffing levels.

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Laura Woodman
April 15, 2022

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