The Cure for Physician Burnout

Miami, FL US
May 17, 2018

Physician burnout continues to be a serious problem in healthcare. Characterized by emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and a lack of personal fulfillment, burnout threatens individual well-being and overall clinical quality. Several internal and extrinsic factors prevalent in healthcare contribute to this pervasive phenomenon. Fortunately, there are solutions to bring an end to burnout. This session will explore organizational and personal techniques to reduce external burdens and help physicians reclaim purpose and joy in medicine.

Target Audience

West Kendall Baptist Hospital Medical Staff

Learning Objectives

  • Develop tools to proactively identify and address physician burnout.
  • Implement organizational changes to promote a culture of physician wellness.
  • Employ best practices to optimize the clinical work environment.
  • Apply principles of self-care and resilience in order to go from burnout to engagement.
Course Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/17/2018 - 3:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
05/17/2018 - 4:30pm EDT
West Kendall Baptist Hospital
9555 SW 162 Ave
West Wing Auditorium
Miami, FL 33196
United States

Ted James, M.D.
Clinical Chief, Medical Director and Professor of Surgery
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

The content of this CME activity is not related to products or business lines of ACCME-defined commercial interests; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships with ACCME defined commercial interests for anyone who was in control of this activity.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hours, CE Broker Course # 20-655462, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hours for Nurse Practitioners. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
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