While a growing number of hospitals offer peer support within their organizations, thousands more health care workers don’t have access to an onsite program. This network is a new resource for all involved in patient care who need help coping with difficult emotions.
When you reach out to the Virtual Peer Support Network, you will be matched with a colleague in a similar role outside of your organization. These peer supporters are trained volunteers who provide encouragement, support, and resources to colleagues. All conversations are confidential.
Who is it for?
The Virtual Peer Support Network is for anyone working in the medical community in Massachusetts. This can include: