Physician “Burnout” a Huge and Ominous Problem

Burnout among the nation’s physicians has become so pervasive that a new paper published recently by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, the Harvard Global Health Institute, the Massachusetts Medical Society and Massachusetts Health and Hospital Association has deemed the condition a public health crisis.  This is an excellent report that details the extent of this pervasive problem. connect to the report by the link above.

Another article by Atul Gawande on EHR frustrations: