Health care leaders share insight, strategies and tips to combat physician burnout, improve patient care, and help put the joy back into the practice of medicine.
The Waco Guide to Psychopharmacology in Primary Care
Guest host Chris Botts, Senior Manager of Care Delivery and Payment, joins guest Dr. Ryan Laschober, MD, FAAFP to discuss the Waco Guide to Psychopharmacology in Primary Care, created to support primary care clinicians' ability to manage mental and substance use disorders, particularly in rural and underserved communities.
Register for the upcoming webinar on this topic here: https://bit.ly/3EEmfp5
Explore the Behavioral Health Integration into Primary Care Toolkit: https://bit.ly/3YUhbGl
Explore the Behavioral Health Integration Compendium: https://bit.ly/3rmQCgP
Explore the Waco Guide here: https://bit.ly/3LF8mLj
Explore the AMA’s Psychopharmacology Guide on Prescribing Psychotropic Medications here: https://bit.ly/46un9jE
REPLAY: Physician Burnout: One Doctor's Story
In case you missed it, listen to one of the most popular episodes on the AMA STEPS Forward® podcast (originally aired May 11, 2022): Guest Dr. Reena Patel, an emergency medicine physician, shares her personal story about how treating patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, amid staffing shortages and amplified systemic issues, led to feelings of stress, frustration, and ultimately burnout.
For more resources, please visit stepsforward.org
What EHR Metadata Tell Us About Team-Based Interventions for Inbox Reduction
Host Dr. Christine Sinsky, AMA Vice President of Professional Satisfaction, and guest A Jay Holmgren, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine at UC San Francisco and the Center for Clinical Informatics and Improvement Research, discuss how assessing Epic Signal data and other EHR metadata can be a useful tool for evaluating team-based interventions to reduce inbox volume.
Get the EHR Inbox Reduction Checklist: https://bit.ly/3Ew1gEO
Explore the EHR Inbox Reduction toolkit: https://bit.ly/3PbkAxN
Explore the research mentioned in today’s episode:
Assessment of Electronic Health Record Use Between US and Non-US Health Systems: https://bit.ly/3PvUoxu
Assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on clinician ambulatory electronic health record use: https://bit.ly/3LgZQSx
Physician Note Composition Patterns and Time on the EHR Across Specialty Types: a National, Cross-sectional Study: https://bit.ly/45LEWD6
Primary Care Physician Gender and Electronic Health Record Workload: https://bit.ly/3PcbZZP
REPLAY: Reducing Pajama Time and Work Outside of Work (WOW)
In case you missed it, listen to one of the most popular episodes on the AMA STEPS Forward® podcast (originally aired August 17, 2022): Dr. Melissa Reily and Dr. Melissa Wolf, Co-Directors of Physician Wellness at Bozeman Health, discuss how to reduce pajama time and work outside of work (WOW) at both the individual and organization-wide level so you can have “more great days.”
Access the Getting Rid of Stupid Stuff toolkit here: https://bit.ly/3vk5ds5
How to Make Behavioral Health Integration Financially Sustainable for Your Practice
Dr. Yun Boylston of Burlington Pediatrics joins guest host Chris Botts, Senior Manager of Care Delivery and Payment, to discuss how she made her practice’s behavioral health offerings financially sustainable.
Register for the upcoming webinar on this topic here: https://bit.ly/3ElggFA
Explore the Behavioral Health Integration toolkit here: https://bit.ly/3YUhbGl
Explore strategic behavioral health guides here: https://bit.ly/3EcuIja
Explore the Behavioral Health Coding Guide here: https://bit.ly/3LizxeL
Work Smarter, Not Harder: Templated Forms for Independent Physicians
Dr. Carolynn Francavilla, private practice physician and Chair-Elect for the AMA’s Private Practice Physician Section, joins guest host Taylor Johnson, manager of AMA Physician Practice Development, to discuss the Private Practice Playbook: Sample Forms Appendix: a collection of templated forms for independent physician practices that address patient, employee, and administrative needs.
Explore the Sample Forms Appendix here: https://bit.ly/3P6GBgO
Explore the Private Practice Playbook here: https://bit.ly/PrivatePracticePlaybook