ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
Stress and change
Written by a current medical director, this article discusses issues FPs should consider before pursuing a managerial position, including personality traits of successful physician executives, why FPs are well-suited for management roles, and whether to continue clinical practice once in management.
This article offers suggestions to help family physicians achieve more positive life balance and recapture the motivations that led them into family practice in the first place.
The author offers insight into how family physicians in leadership roles can build on the skills they use daily in clinical practice to become effective leaders.
The author offers family physicians advice on how best to deal with change and offers specific examples of individual physicians and groups who have dealt effectively and ineffectively with change.
This article gives FPs advice on how to maintain their own mental health.