NICU Heroes Episode 26: Preventing Burnout Among NICU Professionals

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Guest: Susan Landers, MD, Neonatologist

This episode is eligible for CEUs.

In this episode:

  • List three characteristics of burned out NICU nurses.
  • Describe two solutions to combating burnout.


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