Physician burnout is a scary thing for a healthcare organization to think about, but you can't ignore its impact on your institution. Many factors can lead to this situation, such as an overwhelming amount of administrative work, long hours that prevent work-life balance, and a lack of personal satisfaction in work. Medical professionals don't practice in a vacuum, so these issues spill over in several ways.
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