Addressing the country’s physician burnout epidemic, Edward Ellison, MD, on Friday sought to shine the spotlight on the humanity of our physicians, and challenged the audience to begin with the simple task of expressing gratitude to a doctor. “The next…
In a USA Today opinion piece, Kaiser Permanente physician leader Edward M. Ellison, MD, emphasizes the importance of physician wellness initiatives to combat physician burnout.
As the health care industry faces staggering physician burnout statistics, the Permanente Medical Groups pursue a unified approach to addressing the issue, developing a wellness culture that puts doctors at the center.
What does addressing physician burnout, a new medical school, and the desire to transform health, health care and physician wellness in America have in common? Find out in this column from Edward Ellison, MD.