Promoting Physician Wellness: How to Retain the Joy in Medicine While Managing Real-life Stress
Physicians and allied health providers can suffer from burnout. During this course, participants will hear about solutions to support physician wellness, including personalized learning in best practices for preventing burnout, rediscovering joy in medicine and creating a culture of team-based care to improve practice efficiency.
Original Release Date: August 2020
Review Date: June 2022
West Kendall Baptist Hospital GME faculty, including: family medicine practitioners, cardiologists, emergency medicine physicians, surgeons, hospitalists, Ob/Gyns, nephrologists, hematologists/oncologists, infectious disease specialists, gastroenterologists, neurologists, ENTs, ophthalmologists, urologists, pulmonologists, critical care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, medical students, residents, fellows and other interested healthcare professionals.
- Identify the ACGME Common Program Requirements for Residency Education (formally known as duty hour regulations).
- Recognize the signs of fatigue/sleep deprivation, burnout, depression and substance abuse.
- Identify the effects of fatigue/sleep deprivation, burnout, depression and substance abuse on a physician’s functioning and performance.
- Implement strategies to prevent, reduce the risk of and manage fatigue/sleep deprivation, burnout, depression and substance abuse.
Susan Chalfin, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Child Psychology Associates
Director, Behavioral Medicine Training
Florida International University/West Kendall Baptist Hospital Family Medicine Training
Susan Chalfin, Ph.D., faculty for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies* to disclose and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Agueda Hernandez, M.D., conference director for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies* to disclose.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
*Ineligible companies -- Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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 enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 General certificate of attendance
- 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
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