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This article was originally published by Psychiatric Times on December 24, 2015 at the following link: http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/authors/philip-j-candilis-md-dfapa . It is posted here with permission.
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The moral and ethical reason for physician practices, hospitals and academic centers to address physician burnout should be obvious, but a new medical journal article makes the case for why addressing doctors’ well-being is also the financially responsible thing for health care organizations to do.