Doctors under stress from COVID-19 say they need mental health services: ‘We’re human beings, just like everyone else’

February 26, 2021

Chicago Tribune

A recent poll from the American College of Emergency Physicians found that 87% of emergency room doctors are experiencing more stress during the pandemic and 57% of ER doctors say they would be concerned for their jobs if they sought mental health treatment.

In response to the pandemic, the American Medical Women’s Association launched its Humans Before Heroes initiative, with doctors working to improve the mental health questions asked when they obtain or renew their medical licenses.

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