AMA member Ronald Vender, MD, professor of medicine and chief medical officer, Yale Medicine, says physicians need the strength and resilience to persevere in their efforts to put patient care first.
With 59 percent of its doctors experiencing burnout, leaders at this major health system needed a new direction driven by physician feedback.
Steps should be taken at societal, organizational, individual levels to improve well-being, says plan from leading organizations including the AMA.
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