Statement of the Problem
This study aims to
Specifically, this study aims to answer the following questions:
- Is there a significant relationship between long working hours and stress level
s among the participants?
- Is there a negative correlation between
a heavy workload to the psychological exhaustion experienced by frontliners and healthcare workers?
- Is there a significant relationship between the number of
c C oronavirus patients being treated and to the fear and anxiety experienced by between the respondents exposed?
Andrei (minimum of 3 questions with/without sub variables)
Scope and Delimitations
The main purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between the level of hospital exposure and its impact on the development of the different psychological distress
As stated above, the main participants of this research are the healthcare workers and frontliners who are situated in Malolos, Bulacan. Consequently, these participants were selected since they are the most vulnerable among the population to the different workplace hazards present in the hospital setting. The said research locale comprises more than 10 hospitals that include the Bulacan Medical Center, which is considered
Significance of the Study
This study aims to establish an understanding of the relationship between hospital exposure and its impact on the development of psychological distress among healthcare workers in Malolos. The results of this study will help determine the stressors that trigger psychological distress among healthcare workers. This study will be beneficial to the following:
Medical Frontliners/Healthcare Workers. This study will help medical frontliners and healthcare workers gain knowledge about the disadvantages and risks
City Government of Malolos. The results of this study will help the local government establish policies that will benefit the mental wellbeing of healthcare workers. The local government may initiate actions and implement interventions that will focus more on this matter; hence, through this, the problem with the increasing
Future Researchers. Lastly, this research may serve as a basis for other researchers who will study the same topic. This can help fill in knowledge gaps and at the same time present newfound information. In addition, this study can also serve as the framework for future studies and generate solutions and interventions for the mental well-being of healthcare workers.