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Special Considerations for Healthcare Employees

Jeff Gorter
April 26, 2016

Every workplace has a “culture” of its own. Some are very pronounced and others more subtle. When working within the Healthcare field, we need to give some special consideration for the particular stressors of the work. In this edition of Inside Crisis, Jeff Gorter enlightens us on this important topic.

 

Jeff Gorter, MSW

Clinical Director, EAP Relations

Jeff Gorter, MSW, is Clinical Director of EAP Relations for R3 Continuum. Mr. Gorter brings over 29 years of clinical experience including consultation and extensive on-site critical incident response to businesses and communities. He has responded directly to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Hurricane Katrina, the Virginia Tech shootings, the Deepwater Horizon Oil spill, the earthquake/tsunami in Japan, and the Newtown Tragedy,Orlando Tragedy, and Las Vegas Tragedy. He has conducted trainings and presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Conference, the World Conference on Disaster Management, the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, Employee Assistance Professionals Association (EAPA) Annual World Conference and at other state and national venues on a variety of topics. Mr. Gorter also currently serves as an adjunct faculty member at Western Michigan University in the MSW Graduate Program.