Back in February 2020, who could’ve predicted the next 18 months? A few short weeks later, we went from international vacations, celebrating birthdays in restaurants and going to gym classes to being stuck in our homes literally overnight.
The impact of COVID-19 was enormous, and its effects are still being felt today. Swathes of the global workforce were furloughed, businesses succumbed to the pressures of COVID and were forced to close down and borders slammed shut. And this is all before we consider the impact on the healthcare industry.
It’s no secret that healthcare systems worldwide have always been overstretched, underfunded and constantly treading water to keep up with increasingly complex healthcare needs.