In the second section of “The Importance of Organizational Culture” article, Liz Ferron, Dr. Daniel J. Whitlock and Dr. Robert Stark discuss the steps that can be taken to close the gaps that were identified so physicians can build an organizational culture.
The steps they have identified are: defining culture, plan for change, institutionalize cultural attributes and changing behaviors and attitudes among physicians. You can read the full article in the March issue of AAOS Now.
The survey identifies attributes key to physician satisfaction including patient-centered care as the most important. The article discusses the importance of culture and the implications of cultural fit. Solutions for building an organizational culture will be in the March issue of AAOS Now.
In the September issue of AAOS Now, Medical Director of Physician Wellness Services, Dr. Alan Rosenstein, identifies ways that physicians can better deal with stress and burnout. These findings are based the results of a Physician Stress and Burnout Survey conducted by Physician Wellness Services and Cejka Search. Dr. Rosenstein discusses common roadblocks for physicians and offers solutions to help combat them. Click here to read the full article.