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Health Workers and Aids

Research, Intervention and Current Issues in Burnout and Response

by Lydia Bennett

  • 351 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS: social aspects,
  • HIV / AIDS,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Mental health,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Physicians,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Medical / General,
  • Job stress,
  • Burn out (Psychology),
  • Medical personnel,
  • Medical personnel and patient

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9078915M
    ISBN 103718656604
    ISBN 109783718656608

    Health care workers and HIV/AIDS: A critical review of the literature Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Social Science & Medicine 41(11) January with Reads. services for health workers who may be infected or affected by HIV and AIDS. TRAIN measures to expand the human resource pool, maximize the availability of more highly skilled workers and empower health workers to deliver universal access to HIV services, including pre-service and in-service training for a public health Size: 1MB.

    The HIV/AIDS impacts on the health workforce and health systems are an added insult to the already fragile health systems in developing countries which are characterized by poor infrastructure, insufficient numbers of service providers, lack of drugs and commodities and frequently poorFile Size: KB. e-books in AIDS & HIV category HIV Mental Health for the 21st Century by Mark G. Winiarski - New York University Press, This volume provides a roadmap for mental health professionals who seek to develop new strategies aimed at increasing the longevity and quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS, as well as at controlling the future spread of the disease.

    State and local Health departments and healthcare partners remain vigilant to keep Connecticut informed, prepared and safe from novel coronavirus. The Connecticut AIDS Drugs Assistance Program The CT AIDS Drug Assistance Program provides eligible low-income residents with medications and health insurance premium assistance for the treatment of. Women of Color Health Data Book Women of Color Health Data Book HIV Infection and AIDS than three times as likely as non-Hispanic whites and nearly twice as likely as blacks to be full-time workers but to also lack health insurance. 7. Among populations of color, in addition to socioeconomic status, acculturation—the process of File Size: 2MB.


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