The nursing profession plays an integral role in all aspects of health care, including dealing with pandemic diseases. The primary role of nurses is to protect the public from the impact of pandemic events. However, many issues and challenges need to be faced by nurses. For example, the high risk of exposure to the disease and the fear of transmitting the disease to vulnerable family members.
In this assignment, select ONE pandemic disease and discuss :
a) the epidemiology of the chosen pandemic disease
b) the issues and challenges among nurses in preparing for a pandemic emergency.
c) recommendations to overcome the issues mentioned above in (b)