Compassion Fatigue in Cancer Care

Marybeth Medicke, MSN, RN, El Paso Community College, El Paso, TX

Recorded on November 21, 2019

What is compassion fatigue? How does it differ from burnout? What behaviors do healthcare professionals with compassion fatigue exhibit? What can you do to stay engaged in your work? In this episode, Marybeth Medicke, MSN, RN, a registered nurse and faculty member at the El Paso Community College discusses the challenges of caring for a patient with cancer and shares her journey of leaving, and eventually returning to, the field of oncology.
Marybeth Medicke, MSN, RN
Marybeth Medicke, MSN, RN
Registered Nurse and Faculty Member
El Paso Community College
El Paso, TX

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