Why Physician Burnout Treatment Doesn’t Work

  Physician burnout has become a popular buzzword in the medical community causing physicians, organizations, and medical education programs to seek solutions to what seems to be a growing problem.  The result: Tons of research, new pilot projects, and burnout prevention programs are being implemented to try to “treat the problem”.  Yet, for all of the research that is being done, there has been no one good “solution” for doctors burning out, and these “physician burnout treatments” despite their good intentions have not decreased the prevalence of physician burnout, nor have they made a significant impact on the growing rate of physician......
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Vegan Banana Nut Bread

You don't need dairy or eggs to make a moist and delicious banana nut bread. Try this vegan version and see what your taste buds say! Enjoy!! Ingredients 2 cups whole wheat pastry flour¾ tsp baking soda¾ tsp salt1 cup mashed banana (about 2)½ cup 100% pure maple syrup1/3 cup unsweetened applesauce¼ cup unsweetened almond milk (or any plant-based milk)1½ tsp pure vanilla extract¼ cup chopped walnuts Directions Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat 8x4 loaf pan with oil and flour. In a large mixing bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda and salt. In a separate mixing bowl, combine the mashed banana, maple syrup, applesauce, almond ......
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5 Reasons Doctors Should be Hiring a Coach

  The onset of the new millennium has brought about a shift in not only the technological aspect of our industry, but also the mindset of physicians who are entering the field. Gone are the days of "work 40 years at the same practice, retire and live the good life."  Physicians are finding more creative ways to be doctors including entering non-clinical careers, being entrepreneurs on the side, and moving into more integrative practices.  While going back to school for a Masters in Business Administration may be the path for some, many doctors may not have the time, or the ......
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Physicians Behind the Times: Why Don’t More Doctors Hire Coaches?

The benefits of coaching have long been shown in research, yet is widely underused in the physician community.  For decades, executive coaching has been used in the corporate world for executives, and their teams to increase efficiency and performance. Business and marketing coaching frequently used by small business professionals helps grow and expand their business. Wellness and life coaching is frequently used by individuals to improve balance and well-being.  Relationship coaching has been even used to create better relationships and dating experience.  Given its wide use and application in a variety of industries, how is it that coaching is just ......
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Crunchy Asian Ramen Noodle Salad

  This updated modern take recipe takes just minutes to make, and is sweet, savory, and so good! If you're doing a potluck, this is a must bring! Enjoy!! Prep time: 10 min | Total time: 10 min Ingredients [For the Salad] 1 (16-ounce) bag coleslaw mix2 (3-ounce) packages of ramen noodles, crumbled (you will not use the seasoning packet)1 cup shelled and cooked edamame1 avocado, peeled, pitted and diced1 mango, peeled, pitted, and julienned/diced½ cup thinly-sliced almonds½ cup thinly-sliced green onions (scallions)Asian honey vinaigrette [For the Vinaigrette] 2/3 cup vegetable oil (or any cooking oil)1/3 cup honey (or agave, to make th......
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