While some of our healthcare professionals have increased their workload, there are others who have seen a dramatic reduction in patients and therefore income. Like many of us they are now concerned for their future financial well being. But they are seeing change. There is a quiet confidence that government decisions, restrictions and social distancing are having a positive impact on containing the outbreak.
This is the second TKW Research study into the impact of COVID-19 on Australia’s healthcare professionals. It reveals the pressure the virus is having on our medical system and reveals what our healthcare professionals are thinking, feeling and experiencing and what we need to do next.