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Tait Shanafelt discusses physician suicide as a national crisis, and how to support health care workers' mental health.

Tait Shanafelt discusses physician suicide as a national crisis, and how to support health care workers' mental health.

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Stanford clinical psychologist discusses how the mental health of health care workers has been impacted by the pandemic.

Stanford clinical psychologist discusses how the mental health of health care workers has been impacted by the pandemic.

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The third blog post in the series, Reducing Falls For Older Adults, offers recommendations for remaining physically active to reduce the risk of falling.

The third blog post in the series, Reducing Falls For Older Adults, offers recommendations for remaining physically active to reduce the risk of falling.

Electronic health records are not user-friendly according to a survey of physicians, which also linked these results with burnout.

Electronic health records are not user-friendly according to a survey of physicians, which also linked these results with burnout.

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Jacqueline Genovese reflects on a dinner and discussion series that lets Stanford physicians experience the "slow medicine of literature."

Jacqueline Genovese reflects on a dinner and discussion series that lets Stanford physicians experience the "slow medicine of literature."

Taking an overview look at research into burnout and quality of care, Stanford researchers confirm a link between burned-out providers and poor care.

Taking an overview look at research into burnout and quality of care, Stanford researchers confirm a link between burned-out providers and poor care.

Improved nutrition — and access to healthy foods — can reduce the effects of sleep deprivation in physicians, new Stanford Medicine ressearch suggests.

Improved nutrition — and access to healthy foods — can reduce the effects of sleep deprivation in physicians, new Stanford Medicine ressearch suggests.

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Fully reversing the tide of physician burnout requires addressing deep issues within the culture of the health care system, Stanford Medicine leaders write.

Fully reversing the tide of physician burnout requires addressing deep issues within the culture of the health care system, Stanford Medicine leaders write.

Firefighters, lawyers, teachers and other professionals have plenty to teach physicians about avoiding burnout and finding meaning in their work.

Firefighters, lawyers, teachers and other professionals have plenty to teach physicians about avoiding burnout and finding meaning in their work.

In a recent article, medical student Yoo Jung Kim and a co-author offer a few steps to promote a culture of well-being for trainees in academic science.

In a recent article, medical student Yoo Jung Kim and a co-author offer a few steps to promote a culture of well-being for trainees in academic science.