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.
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The business case for investing in physician well-being
With 2 new patients a day, medical scribes are profitable in one year
For all medical specialties using scribes, study finds greater productivity that allowed physicians to see more patients and offset the scribe program’s costs.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: Time to prioritize mental health as we enter the winter months
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing prioritizing mental health during the winter months for physicians and patients.
How lean thinking can shape the fight against physician burnout
Learn more from the AMA about one strategy for reducing physician burnout: a lean-informed approach that supports a culture of continuous improvement.
AMA in the News
AMA in the News: November 2020
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for November 2020.
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