BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Health & Living  >  COVID-19: How Are Our Medical Frontliners Coping?

COVID-19: How Are Our Medical Frontliners Coping?

Assoc Prof Dr Amer Siddiq bin Amer Nordin, Consultant Psychiatrist, University Malaya Medical Centre

01-Apr-20 16:00

COVID-19: How Are Our Medical Frontliners Coping?

For the past weeks, we’ve been hearing about the struggles and risks that healthcare workers are facing, as they battle COVID-19 on the frontlines. But in a field where they have already been facing high rates of burnout, how are they coping in this current situation? We’re speaking to Assoc Prof Dr Amer Siddiq bin Amer Nordin, Consultant Psychiatrist from University Malaya Medical Centre to help us understand what frontliners are going through.
---
If you need to speak to someone, you can call the MERCY Malaysia hotline at 03 2935 9935. You can also contact Befrienders KL via Skype at the following IDs: BefKL Skype 1 OR BefKL Skype 2.

Produced by: Lim Sue Ann

Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  PoliticsLaw and Legal MattersHealth PolicyDiseases and ConditionsMental HealthHealthy LivingFitnessScienceSMESocial IssuesMedical Innovation and Technology

Tags:  mind mattersmental healthburnoutstressanxietypanicdepressionPTSDsocial isolationThe Bigger PictureHealth & Living





Play / Pause

Listen now : BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station

Today’s Shows



11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

Living Funerals, Designers’ Renaissance and Maffick; Kam Raslan | Dhanya Nair | Marion D’Cruz

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

Transforming Safety One Street At A Time; Justin Lee, Initiative Director, Bike Commute Malaysia

1:00 PM

Enterprise Explores (REPEAT)

EPF on Akaun Fleksibel, Restructuring Strategy, and Retirement; Balqais Yusoff, Head of Policy and Strategy Department, The Employees Provident Fund (EPF)

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Throwback: Bram Stoker's Dracula

3:00 PM

GGWP (REPEAT)

Prosperity, Liberty, Democracy... Helldivers 2’s Way Of Life; Kenn Leandre, CEO and Founder, Kakuchopurei.com

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops Ep543

6:00 PM

The Pulse (REPEAT)

Pulse Picks