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…
Meeting NewsVideo

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…
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…
Meeting News

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…
Meeting News

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…
Meeting News

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…