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9 Ways Physicians Can Cure Burnout

9 Ways Physicians Can Cure Burnout

Due to an ever-increasing amount of regulations from various third parties, liability issues, and the time pressure associated with the practice of medicine, burnout has become a pressing issue for many healthcare practitioners. Work-related fatigue and its associated symptoms can have a serious impact on physicians' quality of life and may ultimately affect patient care. While eliminating stressors and breaking the burnout cycle is no easy task, small changes in the way physicians live and work can help restore their health and energy levels.     

Here are nine tips that can help physicians recover from burnout.

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Help from a psychiatrist? seriously? the guys who do drug checks but no counseling at all? That is not an answer to the problem of burnout...we don't need medications; we need concrete skills and coaching with supportive counseling!

Vicki @

What kinds of tips do you have for employed physicians? Most of the tips mentioned are for independent physicians with more control of staffing, meetings and schedules.

Myung @

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