Physician Burnout Falls Harder on Independent Practices

Doctors are spending two hours inputting data on electronic medical records and doing other administrative work for every hour they spend at the patient’s bedside, according to research from the American Medical Association.

But these are the physicians who are perhaps the most at risk for experiencing burnout because they do not have the same resources to cope with administrative and compliance work that managed-care doctors have.


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