August 28, 2017
All too often physicians feel they need to be the ones to take care of others without seeking proper care for themselves. Physician burnout is a very real issue facing the healthcare industry. In Medscape’s Physician Lifestyle Report, 46 percent of practicing physicians in the United States reported feeling some level of burnout at work –...
August 30, 2017
Ron Greeno, MD, FCCP, MHM, Senior Advisor for Medical Affairs for TeamHealth recently presented at the 15th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of Hospital General Medicine International Symposium in Tokyo on September 14, 2017. He was invited to Japan to address the Japanese Society of Hospital General Medicine on The Evolution of the Hospitalist Model...
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July 16, 2019
Listen in on conversations with leading clinicians across the country that cover all the things they don’t teach you in residency in our new podcast Beyond Clinical Medicine. What are the keys to enhancing company culture and improving clinician retention? In episode 7, Dr. Rob Strauss speaks with Dr. Randal Dabbs on the practical strategies...
July 11, 2019
By Hamilton Lempert, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Coding Policy How are Clinicians Storytellers? When you review a patient’s old records to find out what happened during their last hospitalization, you are grateful when you come across a well-written discharge summary that describes all the particulars of why the patient was there, what was done, the...
- ed throughput metrics
- emergency department efficiency
- improving patient flow and reducing emergency department crowding
- improving patient flow in a hospital emergency department
- patient throughput solutions
June 25, 2019
Listen in on conversations with leading clinicians across the country that cover all the things they don’t teach you in residency in our new podcast Beyond Clinical Medicine. What are the latest innovations for improving emergency department efficiency? In episode 6, Dr. Strauss speaks with Dr. Jody Crane, Chief Medical Officer at TeamHealth, about improving...
June 4, 2019
By Andrea Peet, Senior Physician Recruiter, TeamHealth Happy National Healthcare Recruiter Recognition Day! As a Senior Physician Recruiter, it is an honor to work with some of the most talented healthcare recruiters here at TeamHealth. Though this is not a skill we learned in college, we are all incredibly skilled individuals that have honed and...
- delivering online video based mental health services
- telemental health training
- what is telebehavioral health
May 30, 2019
Listen in on conversations with leading clinicians across the country that cover all the things they don’t teach you in residency in our new podcast Beyond Clinical Medicine. What is TeleBehavioral Health and how can it impact patient care? In episode 5, Dr. Strauss speaks with Dr. James Horst, DO, FACN, National Medical Director of...
- can doctors have a family life
- doctors with best work life balance
- physician work life balance
- women in the medical field
May 14, 2019
By Dr. Tiffany Remsing, MD, FACOG How taxing is your weekly second shift? I’m referring to your household chores, not your second shift of the week at the hospital or clinic. Everyone has household chores when they’re done with their paid job whether he or she is single, married or has children. Household chores are...
- physician burnout symptoms
- physician fatigue
- preventing physician burnout
- Stress Awareness Month
- what causes physician burnout
April 30, 2019
By Sonya Pease, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Anesthesiology What do military veterans and healthcare workers have in common? Unfortunately, the answer is combat fatigue, post-mission depression, compassion fatigue, PTSD and other mental health stress disorders like litigation stress syndrome and second victim syndrome. Both occupations can have extremely stressful work environments and both occupations can...
- improving patient experience in hospital
- improving patient satisfaction in hospital care settings
- patient experience in hospitals
April 24, 2019
By Rohit Uppal, MD, MBA, Chief Clinical Officer, Hospitalist Services Patient Experience Week is April 22 – 26, 2019. This serves as an exciting opportunity to celebrate and honor all of our TeamHealth clinicians for the important work they do every day to positively impact the patient experience. As a physician-led organization, with a patient-centered...
- how to improve patient care
- improving patient satisfaction in hospitals
- patient experience initiatives
- patient satisfaction and quality of care
April 23, 2019
Hear conversations with leading clinicians across the country that cover all the things they don’t teach you in residency in our new podcast Beyond Clinical Medicine. On today’s episode, Dr. Strauss speaks with Dr. Kissinger Goldman, TeamHealth Emergency Physician and Director of Patient Experience at MHS Emergency Departments in Florida. Often, clinicians are encouraged to...
- doctors and stress
- most stressful doctor specialties
- Physician Burnout
- Stress Awareness Month
- stress in the medical field
April 18, 2019
By Dr. Richard Juman, PsyD, TeamHealth National Director of Psychological Services Your palms are sweaty and you can feel your pulse pounding in your veins. You’re trying to focus on the all-important task at hand, but at the same time your mind is sending competing thoughts your way, and you curse yourself for being in...
- ACEP Wellness Week
- Physician Burnout
- physician health and wellness
- physician wellness
- physician wellness program
April 8, 2019
Created by ACEP, the Emergency Medicine Wellness Week™ reminds emergency physicians and their colleagues to take time to self-renew despite working the long and difficult hours they do. The wellness wheel offers a holistic way of considering wellness. We can think of wellness as a wheel with separate spokes. Each spoke is critical for the...
March 28, 2019
National Doctors’ Day is celebrated on March 30 in the United States. It’s a holiday that honors physicians for the work they do for their patients, the communities they work in and for society as a whole. It is their hard work and devotion that keeps all of us healthy – and we use this...
March 19, 2019
In celebration of National Doctors’ Day 2019, we want to let you know how much we appreciate your commitment to providing quality care to your patients every day. We want to celebrate by hearing your personal story of why you became a physician! Visit our Doctors’ Day submission site to share your story today! And...
March 12, 2019
National Patient Safety Awareness Week is March 10-16. Although the TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization has an extensive portfolio of initiatives in place, we want to highlight how the TeamHealth Opioid Work Group assists clinicians with improving patient safety and the quality of healthcare delivery in the midst of our nation’s opioid epidemic. According to Centers...
- first Annual National Hospitalist Day
- Hospitalist Services Performance Improvement (HSPI)
- Society of Hospital Medicine
- TeamHealth Hospitalist
March 7, 2019
By Rohit Uppal, MD, MBA, Chief Clinical Officer, Hospitalist Services The Society of Hospital Medicine recently announced that the first Thursday in March will be dedicated to the fastest growing specialty in modern healthcare–Hospital Medicine! This day of recognition for our hospitalist clinicians is a well-deserved celebration of the enormous value they bring to their...