Burnout in the healthcare workplace

Burnout healthcare

Healthcare professionals are dedicated to helping their patients and helping their teams. Often times, healthcare professionals are working in busy or hectic environments and the workload they take on may be overwhelming. M3 gathered responses from over 9000 US-based healthcare…

Breaking bad news to patients

bad news

Breaking bad news is always a complex and sensitive task that requires practice and a considerate, tactful approach. In addition to the verbal component of providing medical information, it also requires other skills such as responding to patients' emotional reactions, involving…

Mental health stigmas in the medical sector

Mental health

As we approach Mental Health Awareness Month, it seems an appropriate time to introduce this month's question, which looks at mental health stigmas amongst medical professionals. According to the British Medical Journal, nearly one-third of doctors experience some kind of…

Burnout and stress within the medical community

Burnout

"Burnout and stress within the medical community" is a topic that is currently of high interest and concern, with some tragic cases emerging across Europe. Statistics show that approximately one-third of doctors report experiencing burnout at some point in their…