Red tape, a lack of autonomy, inadequate leadership training and “siloing” are just some of the weighty issues leading to senior clinician burnout, according to Australia’s first ‘Chief Medical Wellness Officer’ Dr Bethan Richards. Dr Richards, who leads Royal Prince Alfred’s rheumatology department, was appointed to the unique position for Sydney Local Health District in ...
4 things cause senior doctor burnout, says Chief Medical Wellness Officer
By David Rowley
7 May 2019