Reinventing Medical Practice

Health care is experiencing a physician burnout epidemic. Physicians face a unique set of problems that can often lead to burnout, including external forces beyond your control such as regulatory and administrative burdens. Fortunately, though, there are ways to recover from physician burnout.

Burned out? You’re not alone. Here’s how 2 doctors overcame it.

Health care is experiencing a physician burnout epidemic. Physicians face a unique set of problems that can often lead to burnout, including external forces beyond your control such as regulatory and administrative burdens. Fortunately, though, there are ways to recover from physician burnout. 

7 EHR usability, safety challenges—and how to overcome them

A report from the AMA, Pew Charitable Trusts and Medstar Health identifies shortfalls with EHR usability, implementation and testing. It also outlines how to improve usability and safety across the continuum—from development to the post-implementation of EHRs. 

Addressing physician burnout starts with a healthy team culture

3 keys to prep your staff for success with team-based care

14 ways to put your EHR to the test on usability, safety

Organizational decisions regarding configuration or customization of electronic health record (EHR) systems can create an outsized impact on the ease, efficiency and error rates of physician users, according to research that tracked clinician EHR experience at four hospitals.

62 clicks to order Tylenol? What happens when EHR tweaks go bad

Job satisfaction at this health system is 92%. Find out why.

How Henry Ford Hospital is working to prevent physician burnout

5 reasons physicians are less likely to seek support

How to recognize and respond to burnout in a fellow physician

Overall burnout rate is down from 2017, but doctors’ well-being remains a pressing issue. So, when thinking about becoming a physician, medical students and residents might be interested in knowing which specialties can be considered the most stressful medical jobs. Learn how the specialties compare.

Physician burnout: It’s not you, it’s your medical specialty

Practice lands tool to measure, manage gaps in care

Winners named in AMA mobile health innovation challenge

Add a pharmacist to the team

Add a pharmacist to the team to see better outcomes

Peer-led EHR training saves physicians’ scarcest resource: time

How Stanford is tackling the $7.75 million annual cost of physician burnout

9 organizational changes that lead to physician satisfaction

How to make the pharmacist part of your practice’s team

Finding the right IT solutions

Digital platform makes it easier to find the right IT solution

Taming your unruly in-basket is possible with a little teamwork