Karolinska Hospital

"Marathon" shifts reintroduced for ICU-staff

3:18 min
  • ICU-staff at Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm will now have to work 12.5 hour shifts.
  • The hospital has had to reorganise schedules for staff working in intensive units to cope with the increasing number of Covid-patients.
  • "It feels like a nightmare that is returning," says ICU-nurse Katja Fogelberg, who also worked during the first wave of corona infections in the spring.