Sad depressed black man on a bench in a park
Side view portrait of a sad depressed black man sitting on a bench in a park

Nursing’s Grant Pignatiello discusses COVID-19 related decision fatigue

COVID-19 decision fatigue: Expert tips on how to cope 

Medical News Today: Grant A. Pignatiello, an instructor and KL2 Scholar in the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, discussed how restrictions and stress brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic may be contributing to fatigue and strategies to cope. “Our work environments have changed dramatically — most of us have needed to adapt to working at home, healthcare workers are burnt out from the intense demand placed upon healthcare systems, and many have flat-out lost their jobs. All of these things in [themselves] can be stressful,” he explained.