Healthcare workers' attitudes to working during pandemic influenza: a qualitative study

@article{Ives2009HealthcareWA,
  title={Healthcare workers' attitudes to working during pandemic influenza: a qualitative study},
  author={Jonathan Ives and Sheila M. Greenfield and Jayne M Parry and Heather Draper and Christine A Gratus and Judith I Petts and Tom Sorell and Sue Wilson},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={9},
  pages={56 - 56}
}
BACKGROUND Healthcare workers (HCWs) will play a key role in any response to pandemic influenza, and the UK healthcare system's ability to cope during an influenza pandemic will depend, to a large extent, on the number of HCWs who are able and willing to work through the crisis. UK emergency planning will be improved if planners have a better understanding of the reasons UK HCWs may have for their absenteeism, and what might motivate them to work during an influenza pandemic.This paper reports… CONTINUE READING