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Physician Burnout & Wellness CME Course

 Get a better understanding of physician burnout and how it can be prevented with these educational activities. Gain insights on how you can redesign your practice to reduce stress and promote well-being. Learn now and receive Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits.

CME 10.75 Credits

Physician burnout can have a significant impact on organizational productivity, morale, costs and the quality of care you deliver. Promote physician wellness, reduce stress and identify other ways you can support professional well-being in your clinical care setting.

This self-paced CME course was created with physicians in mind and is relevant for both U.S. and worldwide practitioners, medical students, residents and other medical staff professionals who are responsible for or participate in the administration of a medical practice.

Topics you will learn about as a part of this online CME course include:

  1. Identify Physician Burnout - Understand how to distress, identify symptoms and prevent burnout
  2. Healthcare Workforce – Review research and studies describing the current state of physician burnout
  3. Medical Education and Training - Discover factors associated with burnout and its impacts on career choice
  4. Cultivating Professional Well-Being - Discover how building engagement and fostering a positive culture can positively impact physicians

Who is This CME For?

The Physician Burnout and Wellness CME is a self-paced online course designed for medical professionals who would benefit from further education on improving physician wellness and reducing stress in their practice, including those who specialize in anesthesiology, critical care medicine, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine and more.

For over 170 years, the AMA has worked to advance the betterment of medicine of public health. In order to provide physicians and other medical professionals with current and informative education, our CME about burnout and physician wellness features education from a variety of trusted sources and journals, including the AMA Medical Student Leadership Learning Series, AMA Journal of Ethics, JAMA Network™, JAMA Psychiatry, American College of Radiology and AMA STEPS Forward™.

Interested in accreditation details? You can find accreditation information for each activity of this online CME at the bottom of their corresponding quiz pages.


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