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You couldn’t have made it through medical school and residency without a high intellect, but have you developed your emotional intelligence?
Mindfulness is not the solution to all your problems, but it can help.
Would you rather go to work each day feeling stressed, rushed, and distracted or fully present, engaged, and fulfilled? You have a choice.
Our collective advocacy can instill hope and prevent burnout.
Looking for greater flexibility, influence, and self-care opportunities within your organization can help keep burnout at bay.
Flaws in the health care system promote burnout, especially in primary care.
Is physician burnout a heart issue?
When we cannot give patients the care they need, we all suffer. But the converse is also true.
If your career feels like an 800-pound gorilla that’s been crowding out the rest of your life, it’s time to find some balance.
To avoid burnout, you have to address the stressors in your practice.