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Figure 1: Impact of the pandemic on aspects of medical practice

Thinking about your day-to-day work during the COVID-19 pandemic, do you feel there has been a positive, mixed or negative impact on the following areas?
Area of work Positive or mostly positive Mixed Negative or mostly negative No impact Not applicable, don't know or prefer not to say
Teamwork between doctors 62% 25% 7% 5% 1%
Sharing knowledge and experiences across the medical profession 54% 28% 10% 7% 1%
Speed of implementing change 49% 32% 14% 3% 2%
Teamwork between multidisciplinary healthcare professionals 48% 31% 13% 6% 2%
My ability to provide consultations / clinics remotely 41% 27% 13% 5% 14%
Visibility of senior leaders within healthcare settings 38% 23% 19% 12% 8%
Clarity of role and responsibilities within teams delivering care 30% 28% 16% 13% 13%
Access to development or learning opportunities 24% 28% 41% 6% 1%
The volume of administrative tasks or procedures 24% 34% 26% 12% 4%
My mental health and wellbeing 13% 41% 32% 13% 1%

A summary of the graph follows, for the full results browse to the link "figure 1 text results". A graph of the results from the question "thinking about your day-to-day work during the COVID-19 pandemic, do you feel that there has been a positive, mixed or negative impact on the following areas?". Over 50% of doctors responded positively to "teamwork between doctors" and "sharing knowledge and experiences across the medical profession".