Burnout in Physicians

Published: June 5th, 2018

Category: Archive

Burnout is widespread among U.S. physicians and puts an unsustainable strain on the health care system. Multiple professional organizations and institutions are working on system-wide solutions to improve the culture of medicine.

The National Academy of Medicine has developed a “Clinical Well-Being Knowledge Hub” that can be accessed here: https://nam.edu/clinicianwellbeing/

The American Medical Association STEPSforward initiative has designed a free online module on “Preventing Physician Burnout” that can be accessed here: https://www.stepsforward.org/modules/physician-burnout

The Florida Medical Association has a Physician Wellness resource page that can be accessed here: https://www.flmedical.org/florida/Florida_Public/Resources/Physician_Wellness/Physician_Wellness.aspx