8 Ways Healthcare Leaders Use Tech to Combat Staff Shortages

8 Ways Healthcare Leaders Use Tech to Combat Staff Shortages

Healthcare staff shortages are a serious problem, with healthcare providers scrambling to find solutions to stem the outflow of employees. In fact, October has been dubbed “Striketober” on social media as masses of healthcare workers either quit, went on...
How to Improve Physician Mental Health & Well-Being

How to Improve Physician Mental Health & Well-Being

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated mental health problems, leading Dr. Anthony Fauci to warn that a “mental health...
Burnout: What Clinicians are Saying

Burnout: What Clinicians are Saying

(Last updated: 02/19/2021) We previously looked at the problem of physician burnout and several ways to fight it. But what are physicians themselves actually saying about the issue? Spok, a company specializing in healthcare communications, recently conducted...
How to Manage Pandemic-Related Physician Stress and Burnout

How to Manage Pandemic-Related Physician Stress and Burnout

Physician stress and burnout was already a major problem prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, 92% of clinicians in a recent survey have called it a public health crisis. With physician stress and burnout being such a dire problem even in normal times, how much...