ERIC Number: EJ448290
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Burnout Prevention among Health Care Providers Working with the Terminally Ill: A Literature Review.
Riordan, Richard J.; Saltzer, Sandra K.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v25 n1 p17-24 1992
Reviews literature on burnout and its prevention among caregivers to dying. Concludes that health care providers working with dying experience stressors unique to their specialty but also experience stressors common to other health care workers. Summarizes external and internal stressors common to specialty field and offers suggestions for reduction or elimination of stressors. Describes self-care wellness programs. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A