Wake up. Documentation. See a patient. Documentation. See another patient. Documentation.
And thanks to EHRs and Meaningful Use Compliance, there’s more Documentation than ever before for physicians. It’s easy to see why they’re at the top of the list for professions with the highest rate of burnout.
In the 2015 Medscape Physician Lifestyle report, 46% of all physicians surveyed said they were burned out. That’s up 16% from the same survey conducted in 2013.