Practicing physicians, residents and medical students alike can suffer from burnout. The AMA offers guidance and targeted solutions to support physician wellness, including personalized learning on best practices for preventing physician burnout, rediscovering joy in medicine, creating a culture of team-based care and improving practice efficiency.
Essential Physician Health Tools & Resources
The business case for investing in physician well-being
Bullying in the health care workplace: A guide to prevention and mitigation
Q&A: After experiencing burnout, she helps others persevere
Family physician Patricia Wooden, MD, overcame physician burnout earlier in her career. Now she wants to normalize the conversation about well-being.
Physician experts on beating burnout with behavioral health integration
On July 29, 2021, the BHI Collaborative held the latest webinar in the Overcoming Obstacles webinar series: "Beating physician burnout with behavioral health integration."
Pratima Sharma, MD, and Betsy Hail on strategies for physician well-being
On July 20, 2021, the AMA held a webinar in the AMA STEPS Forward™ series: “Promising practices to support physician well-being during COVID-19: A case study from EvergreenHealth.”
AMA STEPS Forward™ webinar series
The AMA's Professional Satisfaction & Practice Sustainability webinar series focuses on physician well-being, practice redesign and implementing telehealth during COVID-19.
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