More than half of physicians report experiencing at least one symptom of burnout. AMA tools can set organizations on the path to improved physician well-being.
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An informed strategy on student-loan repayment should account for long- and short-term financial goals and desired career trajectory.
Health care organizations can cut burnout’s costs by creating cultures of wellness, improving practice efficiency and supporting self-care.
Tina Alster, MD, says empathetic communication skills and an appreciation for aesthetics are keys for physicians to thrive in her specialty.
Medical licensure application questions about physicians’ mental health history and treatment present a barrier to doctors seeking the care they need.
Team-based approach can relieve physicians of tasks that drain joy from practice. It takes organizational leadership to make the necessary changes.