Meeting News

3 ways to reduce burnout

April 18, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Data indicate that rates of physician burnout are declining, but it remains a significant issue for clinicians, a speaker at the…
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ACP Opening Session stresses importance of friendships to combat burnout

April 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Positive, supportive relationships with others can help improve the well-being of both patients and physicians, according to the…
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Burnout rate more than 70% among interventional radiologists

April 9, 2019
More than 70% of interventional radiologists reported feeling burned out, according to the results of a survey presented at the Society of…
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Self-care ‘critically important’ to avoid compassion fatigue, prevent burnout

April 4, 2019
FORT WORTH, Texas — Self-care is critically important for health care providers to avoid compassion fatigue and prevent burnout, according to a…
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Speaker highlights burnout at Women in Endocrinology annual meeting

March 23, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — The advocacy group Women in Endocrinology is once again holding its annual meeting and dinner at ENDO 2019, spotlighting member…
In the Journals

Mindfulness training improves well-being, resiliency in medical students

March 19, 2019
After receiving 8 weeks of mindfulness training, U.K. medical students reported improved empathy, which gave them a better sense of control and…
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Organizations must make meaningful system changes to battle physician burnout

March 16, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Burnout and occupational stress are pervasive among health care providers. While there are actions physicians can take to reverse…
In the Journals

Physician burnout rate increases, broad-based approaches alleviate causes

March 15, 2019
The rate of physician burnout increased 5% during a 3-year period, according to findings recently published in JAMA Network Open. Researchers also…
In the Journals

Physician burnout rate decreases

February 22, 2019
The rate of burnout among U.S. physicians dropped in 2017 but still remains above 40%, according to findings published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings

EHRs: Causing burnout with the click of a button

Infectious Disease News, February 2019
EHRs occupy an important place in modern health care but are increasingly seen as a clerical burden for clinicians and a significant contributor to…