NUR190 - Q.docx - How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected patient care the delivery of patient care and the role of the nurse The Covid-19 pandemic has

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How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected patient care, the delivery of patient care, and the role of the nurse? - The Covid-19 pandemic has affected not only the quality of patient care but has also greatly affected the active nursing role. Patient care could be seen to have diminished not by lack of caring, but rather by a rapid overgrowth of patients being admitted. As the pandemic spread, a larger number of individuals required hospitalization and therefore increased the direct patient to nurse ratio. As a result of a surplus of hospitalizations, many individuals whom were already sick were hesitant to go to the hospital, and once they

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