There is an ongoing battle in medicine waged in the space between each physician’s skull. This battle became very personal when I hit my own wall of burnout over the last six months. With a better perspective and new goals, I am doing my part to prevent this same burnout for our future doctors. Will you join me in this fight?
In March of 1977, two 747 passenger planes collided on a runway. 583 people lost their life on Tenerife island that day. After the Tenerife investigation, it was determined that their existed a culture problem in the aviation industry. In an industry where the pilot was viewed as “God,” co-pilots were often so afraid of speaking … Read more
In the most recent Medscape Survey on Physician Burnout and Depression, over 15,500 physicians were surveyed. The Medscape survey was aimed at answering some vital questions, such as “What causes physician burnout?” and “What are some ways to fix physician burnout?” The results were interesting, and I think worth discussing. Today, we will highlight some of … Read more