ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
With a little soul-searching, you can conquer boredom in your life and work.
The article examines common causes of professional dissatisfaction among physicians and suggests possible solutions.
The article outlines how four family physicians have implemented niche services into their practices. The services include cosmetic laser services, hearing testing, retinal exams, blood draws and X-rays.
The author discusses developing and implementing a conflict resolution policy for a family practice.
The author outlines a goal-setting process he has used throughout his career to help him achieve personal and professional satisfaction.
Using data collected from the Future of Family Medicine Project, the article offers information regarding how patients view FPs and what they want from them. The article also provides an update on the project itself.
The author, a family physician, explores ways to inject enthusiasm and joy into your work as a physician, in order to provide better care to your patients and avoid job burnout.
The article walks physicians through the issues they must explore before starting or joining a new practice, from figuring out the number of hours they'd like to work per week to figuring out their scope of practice.
The author, a nurse, describes how adding levity to the daily practice of medicine can create camaraderie among staff and benefit patients.