Infographic: Hospitalist Lifestyle Burnout Causes and Cures

Jon McKenna


June 24, 2022

Burnout is a serious problem for physicians who work at hospitals. Nearly 4 in 10 say they are unhappy right now with their work-life balance. More than half of hospitalists say they would be willing to take a pay cut to improve that balance.

The following infographic lists the causes that hospitalists most often associate with their feelings of burnout — and the self-help steps that mitigate their mental exhaustion. If you're interested in delving deeper into the data, check out the Medscape Hospitalist Lifestyle, Happiness & Burnout Report 2022 and other Medscape reports.

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