This conversation was recorded back in February 2020. We'd planned to release the episode, but then the pandemic hit, and everyone's world turned upside down. So much has changed in the last several months, and we know many of you are finding yourselves in unsettling times. So we thought you might appreciate a pre-Covid escape to this discussion on physician satisfaction.
About 30% of cardiologists say they feel the effects of burnout. "Engagement is the inverse of burnout," says Edward Fry, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Chair of the Cardiovascular Service Lines for St. Vincent Medical Group and Ascension Health. As a practicing cardiologist and dyad leader, Fry intimately understands the complexities of this issue. He believes practical steps can be taken to create an environment where physicians and care teams are recognized and have some positive control over their professional lives.