Tag Archives: Burnout

3 Ways to Address Zoom Burnout

3 Ways to Address Zoom Burnout Alisha Haridasani GuptaWorking from home �� The Problem: Video calls consist of several people staring at you from a close distance, which can be stressful. “From an evolutionary standpoint, if somebody was very close to you and staring right at you, this meant you were going to mate or… Read More »

Poor sleep, burnout may up coronavirus risk, study claims

Sleep specialist on ‘Pandemic Dreams’ phenomenon Behavioral sleep medicine specialist, Michael Grandner, explains why you may be experiencing more intense dreams than usual during these unusual times, and ways to get your sleep back on track. Hoping to avoid a coronavirus infection? Avoid burnout and get good sleep, suggests the findings of a new study. … Read More »

How coaching prevents and treats physician burnout [PODCAST]

The Podcast by KevinMD | Podcast | October 25, 2020 “Physicians are advocates of health. This must include our own. Physicians identify threats to health. This must include those that threaten our own – burnout is proven a grave threat. Physicians seek, prescribe, and perform curative treatments. We have the treatment for burnout available –… Read More »

‘I Can’t Turn My Brain Off’: PTSD and Burnout Threaten Medical Workers

The coronavirus patient, a 75-year-old man, was dying. No family member was allowed in the room with him, only a young nurse. In full protective gear, she dimmed the lights and put on quiet music. She freshened his pillows, dabbed his lips with moistened swabs, held his hand, spoke softly to him. He wasn’t even… Read More »