The Blueprint for Overcoming Burnout ExistsSeptember 1, 2022
“No one is the same,” whispered a physician seated at an adjacent table, echoing the sentiment of the entire conference room of health care workers at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta. We were...
Hospitalists combat COVID burnoutJanuary 7, 2022
Sometimes well-being is as simple as a last-minute bike ride. At the 2021 virtual Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) annual meeting in July, someone on the planning committee asked Mike Tchou, MD, MSc...
COVID-19 ICU visit restrictions add to staff stress, burnoutOctober 21, 2021
“Understanding the ways these restrictions impact providers and patients can help guide future interventions to improve communication with families and reduce provider burnout.”
Incorporating self-care, wellness into routines can prevent doctors’ burnoutJune 16, 2021
The importance of mental health and self-care cannot be overstated. How do we incorporate wellness into our routines while navigating the complexity of medicine?
Less sleep, more burnout linked to higher COVID-19 risk, study showsMarch 24, 2021
For each additional hour of sleep at night, risk for COVID-19 dropped by 12%.
Roots of physician burnout: It’s the work loadFebruary 19, 2021
Cutting-edge research utilizes cognitive theory and work load analysis to get at the roots of the crisis among practitioners.
Burnout rates in ICU staff fueled by shortages, overtimeFebruary 11, 2021
Both ICU physicians and nurses have experienced high rates of burnout because of working conditions.
The journey from burnout to wellbeingFebruary 8, 2021
Peers and hospital leaders can make a crucial difference in mitigating stress and burnout.
COVID-19 drives physician burnout for some specialtiesJanuary 25, 2021
Women in medicine traditionally have experienced higher levels of burnout than men, and the pandemic seems to have widened that gap.
Burnout risk may be exacerbated by COVID crisisNovember 4, 2020
“The biggest source of support for many hospitalists, beyond their family, is the group,” said Dr. Clarissa Barnes.