The Patient's Problem List is NOT a List of Problems - Physician Burnout is Not A Problem Either

Posted by Dike Drummond MD

The Patient’s Problem List is NOT a List of Problems -  - Physician Burnout is Not A Problem Either !

The beginning of all wisdom starts by calling things by their right name. ~ Confucius

Healthcare's Pervasive Misuse of the Word "PROBLEM"

The patient’s Problem List is NOT a list of problems at all.

As a matter of fact, when you see a patient for a true problem, the last thing you would do is enter that onto their Problem List.

In this blog post, let me show why every item on the Problem List is something other than a problem -- and the extremely valuable physician burnout lesson we can learn by correcting this extremely common mistake.

Learn …

  • Why “PROBLEM” – is perhaps the most frequently mis-used word in the English language
  • How to avoid the futile search for a solutions when none exist
  • The true nature – and real name – of these non-problems
  • Where to focus your energy and brain power to address them successfully

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Physician Burnout is NOT a Problem

Posted by Dike Drummond MD

Physician Burnout is NOT a Problem - Video Training

Nope. Physician burnout is a DILEMMA.

This is the fundamental reason burnout appears to be insoluble / unfixable / you just can't make it go away. 

Understanding the difference between a PROBLEM and a DILEMMA is key to you preventing your own burnout

Watch this video to learn how to deal with a Dilemma - so you can stop the magical thinking that physician burnout can be solved in a single step.

a) This is one of the Burnout Prevention Power Tools Videos on the Burnout Proof Mobile APP. Learn more and download your copy at this link.

b) The EMR Strategy Video mentioned below is at this link

 The EMR Strategy Video mentioned above is At This Link


Tags: Physician burnout, physician burnout video, dilemma, physician burnout training

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