In the hope of decreasing transmission of COVID -19, many hospitals require the staff to live in allocated housing. This means that nurses and doctors will be living away from their family and friends.
We understand that having to move temporarily may be stressful so we made some research to find out how nurses should prepare themselves and made a packing list of all your essentials:
Ps. If you are going to work with COVID-19 patients make sure to read it: Coronavirus: Getting Ready as a Nurse
Phone & Charger
Laptop/Tablet & Charger
Clothes (Mostly comfortable clothing)
Work shoes and Extra shoes
Shampoo & Conditioner
Hair Ties/ Scrunchies
Shaving razors, Shaving cream
Personal regular medication
Immune boosting supplements
Intensive moisturizing cream
Depending on your facility you might need extra household items.
If you want to learn more about how to prepare yourself to work with COVID-19 patients click here.
We wish you all the best of luck from The Nursing Journal. Your work is praised and appreciated by the whole nation!