Proposal Review & Fix by our COMS President

Published November 1 by the American Association for Physician Leadershp

Proposed Review and Fix for Physician Burnout
by Matthew Michael Eschelbach, MS, DO, CPE, FACEP, FAAPL
November 1, 2018

Systems can use several strategies to combat burnout in a supportive, interactive way. A rapid-response team can be a useful tool in identifying those at risk of burning out.

ABSTRACT: Physician wellness and burnout are critical aspects of the current climate of optimizing provider health. About half of all physicians show some sign of burnout in their practice: exhaustion, depersonalization, loss of personal accomplishment. Systems can use several strategies to combat it in a supportive and interactive way. And a rapid-response team can be a useful tool in identifying professionals at risk of burning out as well as expedient solutions.

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