THE QUESTION. Are nursing staff leaving the public hospital? This is what Professor Anne-Claude Crémieux, professor of infectious diseases at Saint-Louis hospital in Paris, said last Thursday at the microphone of France Inter: “The nursing staff gave their all during the first wave. The idea of having to make an important effort again leads to a certain inevitability, a certain weariness. What we fear are recruitment difficulties. Today, there are nursing staff who leave the public hospital out of weariness».
«Just today ?», Asks the journalist. “Today, for several weeks. It’s gonna be a problem», Confirms the professor. Does this worrying declaration correspond to a phenomenon of magnitude? Are the authorities observing departures locally or more generally? Are these linked specifically to the Covid or are they linked to the old discomfort felt by many caregivers in the