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The Application Of AI To Augment Physicians And Reduce Burnout

The Application Of AI To Augment Physicians And Reduce Burnout

By Shantanu Nundy and Michael L. Hodgkins HealthAffairs September 18, 2018 Recently, there has been an explosion of interest in applying artificial intelligence (AI) to medicine. Whether explicitly or implicitly, much of this interest has centered on using AI to automate decision-making tasks that are currently done by physicians. This includes two seminal papers in the Journal of the American Med ...Read More →

Physician Burnout Impacts Safety, Professionalism, Patient Satisfaction

Physician Burnout Impacts Safety, Professionalism, Patient Satisfaction

Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare By Christopher Cheney September 17, 2018 Physician burnout has the potential to put patient care at risk, recent research shows. The research, which was published in JAMA Internal Medicine, found burnout increased the likelihood of patient safety incidents, care deficiencies linked to low professionalism, and lower patient satisfaction. The research examine ...Read More →

Physician Burnout Is a Problem at 83% of Healthcare Organizations

Physician Burnout Is a Problem at 83% of Healthcare Organizations

Kate Monica EHR Intelligence May 04, 2018 Eighty-three percent of clinicians, clinical leaders, and healthcare executives view physician burnout as a problem at their organizations, according to findings in a New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Catalyst spring 2018 report about burnout and how to prevent it. Titled “Immunization Against Burnout,” the report by Swensen et al. featured responses ...Read More →