Physicians

Managing burnout during the holiday season

The holidays are here and the year is coming to an end. Everywhere you look, there are twinkling lights, shopping,…

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Understanding the factors that drive patient satisfaction

Two new surveys conducted by or on behalf of West have revealed that patient satisfaction ratings can have a significant…

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The importance of being an effective communicator

Skilled communication with your patients, especially those with serious conditions, is essential to ensuring that your treatment strategy aligns with…

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Medical malpractice caps by state

More than half of states in the U.S. have laws that limit the amount of money that can be awarded…

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Managing radiation exposure in the Cath Lab

In the early days of interventional cardiology, there weren’t many ways to reduce the exposure to radiation felt by the…

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Establishing a professional identity on social media

Creating professional social media profiles can help physicians showcase their skill set to prospective patients, provide factual health information to…

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EHRs and their contribution to the physician burnout crisis

Computerized physician order entry (CPOE) and electronic health records (EHRs) were designed to improve the quality of care and increase…

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Best & worst states for physicians

Physicians are among the most educated and best-compensated professionals in the country. In fact, “doctor” is one of the most…

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Doing our part in the fight against burnout

The prevalence of physician burnout has been on the rise over the last several years. With that in mind, the…

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The physician burnout crisis

Burnout is becoming a frequent topic of conversation as prevalence and severity continue to rise across all occupations, but especially…

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