Maverick Citizen


Nursing during the Covid-19 Pandemic: Burnout alert

Mpho Mofokeng 39 year old mother and primary healthcare nurse.

Have you ever complained about receiving a negative experience from a nurse? You may start to understand why, when you consider the stresses and demands of their daily tasks. Burnout is real. We speak to a group of nurses about their working life through the Covid-19 pandemic and how they're struggling to keep up. 


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