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Improving Diagnosis in Health Care

Getting the right diagnosis is a key aspect of health care—it provides an explanation of a patient’s health problem and informs subsequent health care...

Report
In the Nation’s Compelling Interest Ensuring Diversity in the Health-Care Workforce

The United States is rapidly transforming into one of the most racially and ethnically diverse nations in the world. Groups commonly referred to as...

Report
Missing Persons: Minorities in the Health Professions, A Report of the Sullivan Commission on Diversity in the Healthcare Workforce

There is an imbalance in the makeup of the nation’s physicians, dentists, and nurses. This imbalance contributes to the gap in health status and the impaired...

Report
Physician Burnout in America: A Roadmap for Restoring Joy and Purpose to Medicine

The following report is the product of a two-day convening of rural, suburban, urban and military health system professionals, primary- and specialty-care...

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Fighting Physician Burnout at Three Levels

Published in Medical Economics, the following blog post summarizes ways in which leadership and clinicians can combat burnout by engaging with accountability...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
Burned out? You’re Not Alone

Published in Medical Economics, the following blog post provides 7 individual strategies clinicians can implement to cope with...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
Renew

RENEW is a nonprofit organization that helps groups of health care professionals and others consider the health of their workplace and their own lives. What we...

Toolkit
We Need to Talk More about Physician Burnout

The following editorial, published in Scientific American, calls on physicians to revisit how to practice medicine, change culture in medicine, and find joy as in...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
Keeping Patients Safe: Transforming the Work Environment of Nurses

Keeping Patients Safe: Transforming the Work Environment of Nurses identifies solutions to problems in hospital, nursing home, and other health care organization...

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Health IT and Patient Safety: Building Safer Systems for Better Care

If implemented appropriately, health IT can help improve health care providers' performance, better communication between patients and providers, and enhance...

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