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.
NursingThe Joint Commission Tackles Nurse Burnout
The accreditation agency calls on healthcare organizations to support nurses by addressing the causes of burnout.
Clinical CareDoc Groups Laud CMS' E/M Reforms, Red Tape Reductions
The final rule updates the longstanding E/M documentation and coding framework used by clinicians to bill Medicare.
InnovationWant To Reduce Suicides? Follow The Data — To Medical Offices, Motels And Even Animal Shelters
A suburban county outside of Portland, Oregon, is using data collected from death investigations to prevent suicides.
Clinical CareAre Your Physicians Afflicted With Burnout or Depression?
Misidentifying depression as burnout can have deadly consequences.
Nursing6 Ways Nurse Leaders Can Manage Stress
If nurse leaders want staff to practice self-care, they must act as role models.
Clinical CareOne in Four Cardiologists Burned Out
Nearly half of the rest of respondents reported feeling stressed and having less energy, while only 23.7% reported enjoying their...
NursingAmericans Concerned About Healthcare Worker Burnout
Patients say they are concerned for their own safety when they notice healthcare workers experiencing burnout.