An estimate of the cost of burnout on early retirement and reduction in clinical hours of practicing physicians in Canada

 


BACKGROUND: Interest in the impact of burnout on physicians has been growing because of the possible burden this may have on health care systems. The objective of this study is toestimate the cost of burnout on early retirement and reduction in clinical hours of practicingphysicians in Canada.

Publication Type: Journal Articles

Year of Publication: 2014

Topics: Health Economics / Healthcare Costs, Healthcare Services

Authors: Carolyn Dewa, Philip Jacobs, Thanh Nguyen, Desmond Loong

ISSN (online): 1472-6963

Journal Title: BMC Health Services Research

Volume: 14

Issue: 1

Pages: 233-251