BLOG: Don’t get burned: Physician burnout and what you can do

June 17, 2019
Physician burnout continues to garner headlines in medical literature so much so that the WHO recently added it to their international diseases…

Clinician who sought mental health help shares journey

June 17, 2019
The struggle clinicians face in helping their patients, performing their required paperwork and maintaining a family life, all while maintaining…
In the Journals

ACP issues guidance for physician impairment

June 5, 2019
A position paper recently published in the Annals of Internal Medicine discusses the American College of Physicians’, or ACP’s, position…
Meeting News

FDA announces Expanded Access pilot program for oncology

June 3, 2019
CHICAGO — The FDA today announced a pilot project called OCE Project Facilitate aimed at allowing physicians to more easily navigate its…
In the Journals

Physician burnout costs $4.6 billion each year

May 28, 2019
Physician turnover and reduced clinical hours attributed to physician burnout create approximately $4.6 billion in costs in the United States each…

WHO adds burnout to ICD-11

May 28, 2019
Burnout has been added to the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases as a legitimate medical syndrome, according to a news…
Meeting News

Physician burnout: Focus on the environment, not the individual

May 20, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Burnout should be viewed as a red flag that prompts change at the environmental and systemic levels, although it is often…
In the Journals

PCPs order significantly fewer cancer screening tests later in the day

May 10, 2019
The rate at which primary care clinicians order breast and colorectal cancer screening tests decreases significantly over the course of the day…
In the Journals

Job satisfaction in academic medicine tied to feeling valued, respected

May 9, 2019
Job satisfaction among academic medicine faculty was significantly associated with a supportive work environment and feeling valued and respected…
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VIDEO: Rising incidence of loneliness among physicians must be addressed

April 29, 2019
PHILADELPHIA – Physicians need to find time work through the feeling of loneliness they may have for their, and their patients’ sakes, a…