Reinventing Medical Practice

IN FOCUS: CREATING A CULTURE OF WELL-BEING

New initiatives at Yale help clinicians spend less time typing and more time caring for patients. Yale CMO and AMA member Ronald Vender, MD, details the course to beating burnout.

Simpler logins, voice recognition ease click fatigue at Yale

To improve physician well-being and prevent burnout, Yale School of Medicine started searching for ways to reduce clicks and increase time spent with patients. New initiatives there have helped clinicians spend less time typing and more time caring for patients. Yale Chief Medical Officer and AMA member Ronald Vender, MD, details the course to beating burnout.

Survey results spark 7 fixes for things that drive doctors crazy

With 59% of its doctors experiencing burnout, leaders at this major health system needed a new direction driven by physician feedback.

Mayo’s physician meetings pick up where hospital lounge left off

These tools, resources address physician burnout at systems level

9 organizational changes that lead to physician satisfaction

Investing in physicians’ well-being is just good business

Taming clinical chaos means fewer physicians eyeing exit: study

Burnout best addressed at the organizational level

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

To address burnout’s underlying causes, look to team-based care