Learn more about the Virtual Peer Support Network from a volunteer

Steven Defossez, M.D., Vice President of Clinical Integration at the Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association, is one of many volunteers trained and ready to help colleagues who contact the network for support. Share the video

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Suggested post: The Virtual Peer Support Network connects colleagues in Massachusetts with peers who are trained to help with the difficult feelings that can accompany working on the front lines of health care. Reach out today by calling 617-701-8101 or visit BetsyLehmanCenterMA.gov/RequestSupport

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Suggested post: When you reach out to the Virtual Peer Support Network, you are matched with a colleague in a similar role outside of your organization. These trained volunteers provide encouragement, support, and resources, and all conversations are confidential. Reach out today by calling 617-701-8101 or visit BetsyLehmanCenterMA.gov/RequestSupport

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