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4 Common Concerns Of Healthcare Teams & How To Address Them

Posted by Intrigma on 5/19/16 10:00 AM


Large healthcare organizations and small practices may differ in scale, but they have several common concerns when it comes to clinicians, patients, and general productivity. Work/life balance, productivity, communication - clinicians of all specialties are affected by these factors, whether they’re handled properly in their organizations or not.

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Topics: Physician scheduling, scheduling solution, Burnout, Physician burnout

How To Handle Physician Scheduling In An Understaffed Department

Posted by Intrigma on 4/18/16 10:00 AM



Staffing shortages in healthcare organizations have been a concern for the past couple of years, made worse recently with burnout being on the rise among clinicians.

Having to schedule without the right amount of physicians, nurses, or advanced practitioners available makes the scheduler’s job that much more difficult.

How can schedulers alleviate the stress for both themselves and their clinical teams?

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Topics: Physician scheduling challenges, scheduling solution, Physician burnout

Why Efficient Physician Scheduling Is Important For Multi-Site Hospitals

Posted by Intrigma on 3/17/16 10:00 AM



Scheduling for one organization is a difficult task in itself, but what about large health systems with ten, twenty, or even more sites whose schedules need to be managed?

Although administrators in any type of organization share similar challenges, large health systems have more clinicians, more patients to care for on a daily basis, and more conflicts if scheduling isn’t handled correctly each month.

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Topics: Physician scheduling, Physician burnout

7 Ways Physicians Can Maintain Health & Well-Being

Posted by Intrigma on 3/9/16 10:30 AM


Physician burnout rates are on the rise, which means the well-being of healthcare staff needs to be more of a priority.

There is constant debate over how many hours physicians should be working, especially when it comes to those just starting out in their careers. Long hours, unending stress, lack of sleep, and the pressures of the job are all factors in burnout.

Here are some tips for fighting burnout, just in time for Sleep Awareness Week.

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Topics: Physician scheduling, Physician satisfaction, Physician burnout