December 19, 2016
Previously, I shared with you my experience of meeting with the widow of a North Carolina physician who committed suicide last year, a victim of burnout. As you recall I discussed three factors which contributed to his death. One of those was his fear of seeking assistance due to possible negative repercussions with the state licensing board.
December 5, 2016
November 10, 2016
October 13, 2016
October 5, 2016
July 26, 2016
His physician, his friend, the woman’s husband had committed suicide, a victim of physician burnout. How could this happen? How could this happen to an excellent physician who was well respected among his peers and in the community. The CEO proclaimed, "this cannot be allowed to happen again in North Carolina!"
March 9, 2016
Behind the scenes at WCMS, we've been busy rolling out our 2016 strategic plan
(the strategy is based on interview data from our membership and community partners). It's going to be a meaningful year with a jam-packed agenda. WCMS is tackling head-on one of the most pressing issues facing physicians: burnout.