As infection rates increase and hospitals are bombarded with patients who have been infected with the virus, nurses are continuing to struggle with daily operations.
Today close to 4 million cases have been reported in the U.S. Research suggests that the data reported is ten times higher. Furthermore, science suggests that if people did (3) fundamental preventative measures, wash hands, wear a mask and social distance, our country could smother the virus.
The nursing science of prevention and education have always been the cornerstones of disease decline and nursing care. Furthermore, when science backs the basic fundamentals of washing hands, wearing a mask and social distancing, the value of nursing science is irrefutable.