Clinical CareHealthcare Worker Well-Being and Resilience Summit: Three Big Ideas
The biennial conference, which met virtually this year, is designed to share best practices and evidence-based approaches to curb burnout.
Clinical CareExpert: Compassionate Care Is Not a Matter of Time
Research shows that clinicians can make a compassionate connection with patients in less than a minute.
NursingHow Nurse Leaders Fixed 4 Areas Reshaped BY COVID-19
Nursing won't be the same again because of the coronavirus. Here's how nurses responded to the never-seen-before crisis to care...
Covid-19Sleepless Nights, Hair Loss and Cracked Teeth: Pandemic Stress Takes Its Toll
Throughout the pandemic, people who never had the coronavirus have been reporting a host of seemingly unrelated symptoms.
Covid-19Millions of Californians Put Off Urgent Care During Coronavirus Pandemic
As the coronavirus pandemic enters its seventh month, a survey finds deteriorating mental health and rising stress among 96% of...
Clinical CareMost Docs Report Burnout Symptoms
The Physicians Foundation survey of 2,334 physicians finds that the COVID-19 pandemic has significantly worsened the problem.
NursingAddress Vicarious Trauma Using These Strategies, Resources
Ellen Fink-Samnick, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP, DBH(s), of EFS Supervision Strategies, LLC., discusses key vicarious trauma concepts, how to...
Clinical CareLong Time Coming: Identifying Systemic Sources of Stress in Healthcare
It may be a long time coming, but what's very much needed is a mechanism for identifying, by individual facility,...
Clinical CareUsing Stories to Mentally Survive as a COVID-19 Clinician
Learning to be storytellers also helps clinicians communicate better with non-professionals, said writer and geriatrician Dr. Louise Aronson.
Clinical CareBullying is Rife Among Surgical Residents, Especially for Women
A new survey shows that 67% of U.S. general surgery residents reported experiencing at least one bullying behavior as a...
Clinical CareThe Signs and Symptoms of Physician Stress
This stress can cause physicians to lose their passion for medicine, become cynical about the healthcare system, and become less...
Clinical CareBeyond Burnout: Docs Decry 'Moral Injury' From Financial Pressures Of Healthcare
Clinicians wrestle with what they consider barriers to quality care: insurance preauthorization, trouble making patient referrals, endless clicking on EHRs.