Can maintaining a complete work-life balance lead to burnout?
There is a lot of emphasis on work-life balance. However, in nursing, trying to balance home and work could lead to burnout. Here's a look at how to have some strategic "imbalance" between your work and home life to be a healthy nurse.
Work-Life Balance Poll
1. Do you feel that it's easy to keep balance between home and work?
Yes, I'm mentally and physically well and balanced as a nurse and person.
No, I struggle and feel burned-out.
2. Does you workplace provide you what you need to combat burn-out?
Yes, my employer provides what I need to be healthy as a nurse.
No way! Work wants to be number 1 in my life and I have to draw the line!