Resource topic: Organizational Strategies
Addressing Physician Burnout: A Way Forward

The author briefly discusses the potential negative personal and professional repercussions of physician burnout. The article elaborates on the necessity of change...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
Physicians Need to Openly Discuss Medical Mistakes and Near Misses

Sara Scarlet writes gripping stories about the fallibility of modern medicine and the importance of learning and discussing clinician errors. Unaddressed errors can...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
Executive Summary: Transforming Moral Distress into Moral Resilience in Nursing

A collaborative project developed by the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, the American Journal of Nursing, and the...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
Rudeness and Medical Team Performance

The research study, published in Pediatrics, examines how rudeness experienced in medical settings impacts medical team performance. The results found that...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
The Group Health Medical Home At Year Two: Cost Savings, Higher Patient Satisfaction, And Less Burnout For Providers

Published in Health Affairs, this paper examines the effects of the patient-centered medical home model as a key vehicle to improve the quality of health care and...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
IHI Framework for Improving Joy in Work

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement released a white paper that serves as a guide for institution leaders to help restore joy in the healthcare workforce. By...

Report
Report of the AMIA EHR-2020 Task Force on the Status and Future Direction of EHRs

Published in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA), the article describes how the focus of the last decade of EHR innovation has involved...

Report
How Should Residents Respond to Faculty Bullying of Med Students?

Published in the AMA Wire, this article discusses how workplace bullying in healthcare may be combated on an individual level. The pros and cons of a proposed...

Article
Physician Burnout Is A Public Health Crisis: A Message To Our Fellow Health Care CEOs

Published in Health Affairs, this article details primary costs and drivers of burnout and makes a call-to-action for leadership to make physician resilience a...

Article
Work and the Loneliness Epidemic

Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy's cover story in the Harvard Business Review emphasizes the importance of social connections. Using anecdotal and experimental...

Article