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Being an Asian Healthcare Worker Complicated My Access to Mental Health Care

Why referring healthcare employees to Employee Assitance Program (EAP) is not enough.

Healthcare workers in Covid-19 Era, provided by UN
Frontline. Inspired by images of exhausted doctors and nurses. Image created by Kevin Kobsic. Submitted for United Nations Global Call Out To Creatives — help stop the spread of COVID-19. Photo by United Nations COVID-19 Response on Unsplash

“Heroes work here,” the sign by the entrance of my hospital says. After entering the hospital, I wash my hands, get my temperature checked, and grab my daily mask. I pray on my way to the…

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Soojin Jun, PharmD

Soojin Jun, PharmD

Cofounder of Patients for Patient Safety US. Owner of I am Cheese pub. Pharmacist and empathy believer. Check out www.pfps.us and www.npsb.org & be a hero!