Resource topic: Practice Environment
Association of Medical Scribes in Primary Care With Physician Workflow and Patient Experience

This study published in JAMA Internal Medicine investigates whether the use of medical scribes decreases electronic health record documentation burden and improves...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
The Future of Electronic Health Records

The following is a white paper discussing the future of electronic health records. What was originally created in efforts to make the transferring of health data...

Report
Exploring Moral Resilience Toward A Culture of Ethical Practice

This report published by the American Nurses Association discusses a call to action for improving moral resilience in order to address ethical challenges that...

Report
How Gratitude Can Reduce Burnout in Health Care

This article published in Greater Good Magazine discusses healthcare systems turning to gratitude as remedy to increasing rates of burnout amongst physicians....

Article
2015 Dentist Well-Being Survey Report

The ADA Health Policy Institute, along with the ADA Council on Dental Wellness Advisory Committee (DWAC), surveyed in 2015 to examine various stresses that may...

Report
Burnout and Resilience: A Framework for Data Analysis and a Positive Path Forward

More than half of U.S. physicians experience one or more symptoms of burnout, and research indicates that the symptoms of burnout can spread like a virus through an...

Report
Trying To Put A Value on the Doctor-Patient Relationship

The question of what the role of a primary-care physician should be, and how it should be valued, is becoming increasingly important in an age of digitized health...

Article
Alarming Survey Results Spark 7 System Changes to Buck Burnout

In 2016, the Roanoke, Virginia-based Carilion Clinic conducted a survey encompassing physician burnout and employee engagement among all medical members in its...

Article
2 Remedies for Reducing Burnout Among Healthcare Workers

Burnout can undermine not only employee well-being, but also patient outcomes, safety and quality of care. Gallup, in partnership with Sharecare, has developed a...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
A Look in the Mirror: The Role of Medical Training in Physician Burnout

In the following article, published in NEJM Catalyst, Rich Joseph discusses the trend of "MD drop out" due to the institutional norms and medical training...

Article