Nurses and Midwives are the fundamental back bone of any Healthcare system. By optimizing and promoting the health of patients, preventing injury, illness, alleviating suffering and facilitating healing, all within the routine of daily practice.
With Chronic disease on the rise, and an ageing population, greater workloads and pressures are placed on the individual practitioner, at the bedside, directly involved in delivering optimal patient care.
Though with the obstacles of; working in stressful a environment, interrupted sleeping patterns and shift-work, in addition to hazards such as musculoskeletal injuries and workplace violence. The physical, mental and emotional demands exacerbate the health of professionals, resulting in the detriment of health and well-being. To the point where Nurses in America are more likely to be overweight and have higher levels of stress than the average population. Additionally, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, compared to other populations Nurses have the fourth highest rate of injuries and illnesses that result in days away from work.
Wholehealth Magazine in an online resource/community which provides inspiration, strategies, advice and guidance for Nurses, Midwives and Health Professionals.
In nurturing and caring for the health of the healthcare workforce, leads not only to greater health of practitioners and job satisfaction, though additionally a healthier nation. Wholehealth magazine strives to help through articles, events, inspirational stories, reviews on current trends and career opportunities. Along with health and wellness strategies, from experienced field experts. It’s the online destination for tips and resources to help professionals to overcome the pressing challenges faced every minute of every day, to keep well.
Wholehealth Magazine is created and founded by; Amy Benn’s passion for Health and Wellness. Through identifying an unfulfilled need for resources, guidance and community, dedicated to the Healthcare workforce. Wholehealth Magazine will help professionals thrive in both the personal and professional aspects of life.
Because someone must care for carers.
Our vision is to collaborate and build community, to strategically and dramatically improve the health of the care giver. To strive to improve circumstances, nurture, and collectively give voice, reason and power to the Healthcare workforce.