How to Take Better Care of Yourself and Your Patients

Four Areas to Optimize

Unfortunately, burnout doesn’t just impact physicians and their families; it can also impact their patients’ experience during an episode of care. Achieving a high level of patient satisfaction sometimes requires working late hours and logging significant overtime. However, there are strategies surgeons and clinicians can leverage to improve work-life balance without compromising their patients’ needs.

The article Improving Your Own Quality of Life While Raising Patient Satisfaction by Hany Elrashidy, MD, at Tri-Valley Orthopedic Specialists, Inc., explores four important facets of physician time management

  • Pain management
  • Patient education pre/post-operation
  • Collaboration across the practice
  • Scheduling time for yourself
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