Nurse Health: Stress is Biggest Health Risk

Written by LeAnn Thieman, CSP, July 19th, 2016

Stress is today’s top workforce health risk, surpassing even obesity and inactivity, and it’s in the front of the minds of those concerned with nurse health. While wellness programs often try to manage pressures nurse health and stressin the workplace, there are many stress triggers, lifestyle habits, and thinking styles that aggravate stress. Stress from home life can seep into the workplace, hampering employees’ productivity and focus. And research proves that chronic poor sleep is about as physically damaging as chronic alcohol abuse!

To learn how to cope with stress to improve nurse health and work performance, visit SelfCare for HealthCareContact me today for a complimentary consultation about what’s working and what’s not working in terms of wellness at your facility.

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