25 Jan 2021

Paramedic’s frustrations and fears working on Covid frontline

Health and Social Care Editor

It is never-ending, it is relentless, it is stressful beyond belief.

After more than 10 months of this pandemic, and a surge in cases which has put the NHS itself in peril, it’s no wonder that many frontline healthcare workers are feeling utterly broken.

We’ve been hearing from one paramedic in South Wales about a life of frustrations and fear, and dealing with a deadly virus that, even now, many people don’t take seriously.