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young healthcare workers meditation during break

Meditation room: gimmick or solution?

September 22, 2015 at 09:11 0 comments

Q: We have a meditation room. Is that going to prevent burnout? A: While some healthcare organizations are beginning to recognize the problem of burnout, many are simply offering gimmicks: changing the food in the cafeteria, telling physicians to sleep and exercise more, or providing meditation rooms that no oneRead More

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Compensation gender gap in health care

August 26, 2015 at 14:00 0 comments

If you are a woman practicing medicine today, you are probably being paid less than your male colleagues. The data come from several sources. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median weekly earnings of female physicians and surgeons in 2014 was $1,246, compared to the weekly earnings forRead More