Sustained Quality Patient Care is Rooted in the Health of the Practitioner

Sustained Quality Patient Care is Rooted in the Health of the Practitioner

Burnout is neither a new concept, nor a new experience to many who work in the demanding environment of healthcare. Service in the healthcare industry equates to patient care. The recent rise in litigation could be influenced by medical practitioner burnout. Burnout is on the rise due to poor working conditions, long hours and emotional intensity. Understanding personal energy, maintaining perspective, working in cycle and creating daily mini-breaks area practical approach to helping
burnout.

Modern Medicine – Aug/Sept 2018