Caregivers, Don’t Forget to Care for Yourselves

Infectious disease outbreaks like COVID-19 can place considerable stress on caregivers, many of whom play a vital role in the delivery of care — and information — to patients and their families, and within their communities. The American Psychiatric Association published the following tips encouraging caregivers to prioritize their own health during this global health crisis.

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Ethical Standards in a Pandemic

In a public health crisis, caregivers and patients alike face ethical issues, including social restrictions, distribution of resources and privacy. In this Q&A, bioethicist Jane Jankowski, DPS, summarizes current and anticipated ethical dimensions of the COVID-19 pandemic.