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Volume 5 Issue 1 - 2021
Nurses Roles in Providing Care for Patient with COVID-19
Nour AL-rawashdeh1, Mohammed Al Bashtawy2*, Nawal Ozaybi3, Abdullah Alkhawaldeh4, Bayan Albashtawy5, Sa’d Albashtawy6, Moawiah Khatatbeh7, Omar Khraisat8, Zaid AlBashtawy9 and Mohammad Suliman10
1Registered Nurse (RN), Alharamain Hospital, Jordan
2Professor, Princess Salma Faculty of Nursing, AL Al-Bayt University, Jordan
3PhD Candidate, School of Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
4Associate Professor, Princess Salma Faculty of Nursing, AL Al-Bayt University, Jordan
5Medical Intern, King Abdullah University Hospital, Jordan, Jordan
6Faculty of Medicine, Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan
7Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Yarmouk University, Jordan
8Assistant Professor, Faculty of Nursing, Al-Ahliyya Amman University, Amman, Jordan
9Faculty of Medicine, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan
10Associate Professor, Princess Salma Faculty of Nursing, AL Al-Bayt University, Jordan
*Corresponding Author: Mohammed AL Bashtawy, Professor, Princess Salma Faculty of Nursing, AL Al-Bayt University, Jordan.
Received: November 24, 2020; Published: December 31, 2020




Abstract

Nurses are at the frontline of the health care system response to both epidemics and pandemics of COVID-19. This paper intends to review the literature regarding roles and risks of nurses in the caring of patient with COVID-19. The search was performed in a number of electronic databases: Google Scholar, Pub Med and MEDLINE. Nurses have vital roles during the COVID-19 pandemic, and they provide different nursing care consistent with patients’ degree of infection. Though, nurses are at high risk for developing the disease, and have concerns about their job and its impact on them and their family. Governments, policy makers and nursing groups need to support nurses, during and following the COVID-19 epidemic or pandemic.

Keywords: COVID-19; Corona Virus; Nurses Roles; Risks

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Citation: Nour AL-rawashdeh., et al. “Nurses Roles in Providing Care for Patient with COVID-19”. EC Emergency Medicine and Critical Care 5.1 (2021): 70-73.

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