Category: Health and Wellness

‘Exhausted’: Tsunami of COVID-19 Cases Pushes Health Workers to the Breaking Point

The growing surge of COVID-19 patients is not only filling up available hospital beds, but it is straining the health care workers that are needed to actually treat the patients, to the point of debilitating burnout ... Read More
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Doctors Are Calling It Quits Under Stress of the Pandemic

Clinicians across the country are struggling both mentally and financially as the pandemic enters a new phase with record case numbers ... Read More
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Steps to Physician Wellness and Resiliency

This webinar looks at aspects of physician wellness and discusses depression, suicide, anxiety, substance use warning signs, and when to ask for professional assistance ... Read More
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Uber Eats and Peloton Subscriptions? Some Creative Ways Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians Fight Burnout

Despite the scope of the problem, there is plenty organizations can do to help healthcare workers ... Read More
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COVID Patients’ Crackpot Theories Take Toll on Healthcare Workers

In addition to numerous other pandemic stressors, clinicians must care for disbelieving patients while they see continued disregard for masks and social distancing as part of a calculated disinformation campaign ... Read More
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Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, UK Researchers Urge Focus on ICU Staff Mental Health

Nearly half of the 709 respondents to a survey met thresholds for either severe depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, or issues related to alcohol ... Read More
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Therapists Donate Their Time to Counsel Distressed Health Care Workers

Research shows access to psychological interventions can help protect health care personnel from emotional distress ... Read More
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Survey Shows Physician Happiness Outside Work Sees Sharp Drop in a Year

Numbers in a new survey confirm that COVID-19's drain on physicians has spread beyond their work and into their home life ... Read More
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COVID-19 Drives Physician Burnout for Some Specialties

Critical care physicians are now at the top of the list of physicians experiencing burnout at 51% ... Read More
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Why Physicians Need More Sleep in 2021

Only about 67% of adults aged 18 years and older have reported receiving adequate sleep per night ... Read More
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