Occupational Health and Safety of Health Care Professionals During Pandemic COVID-19

Authors

  • Suraj
  • Sumita Kumari
  • Amrit Kaur

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijphrd.v12i3.16076

Keywords:

: COVID-19, Healthcare professionals, Occupational Health, Prevention, Safety.

Abstract

The study is based on online survey, including the occupational health and safety of health care professionals.
The study was conducted in the tertiary health care centres of Chandigarh (UT), India by applying snowball
sampling technique. There were 69 health care professional included from different occupational category,
i.e. medical staff, paramedical staff, nursing staff and helpers. The study was conducted to underline the
different components of occupational health and safety during Covid-19 pandemic. Another scenario of
study was to discuss various view points of healthcare professionals on epidemic.

Author Biographies

Suraj


Faculty of Arts, Department of Sociology, Panjab University, Sector-14, Chandigarh

Sumita Kumari

PhD Scholar,  ICMR-Project, Department of Radiation Oncology, Government Medical College and Hospital,
Sector-32, Chandigarh

Amrit Kaur

Senior
Research Fellow ICMR-Project, Department of Radiation Oncology, Government Medical College and Hospital,
Sector-32, Chandigarh

Published

2021-06-03

How to Cite

Suraj, Sumita Kumari, & Amrit Kaur. (2021). Occupational Health and Safety of Health Care Professionals During Pandemic COVID-19. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 12(3), 270-284. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijphrd.v12i3.16076