Study identifies interventions to decrease physician burnout

 A Cluster Randomized Trial of Interventions to Improve Work Conditions and Clinician Burnout in Primary Care: Results from the Healthy Work Place (HWP) Study, supported by the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) 

177122975 - CopyPatients often talk to their physicians about how to manage stress, but studies have shown that physicians in clinic practice are having a difficult time of their own balancing work-life issues, schedules and expectations. Perceived failure at meeting these demands can even lead them to consider leaving their profession. Continue reading “Study identifies interventions to decrease physician burnout”

HCMC welcomes Dr. Byron Marquez

Dr. Byron Marquez has been named Senior Medical Director and Chief of Community Primary Care at Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), and is now seeing patients at Whittier Clinic.  In addition to direct patient care, Dr. Marquez will work with clinicians in six community primary care clinics, two convenience clinics, and one worksite based clinic to improve continually the care they provide their patients. Continue reading “HCMC welcomes Dr. Byron Marquez”