On Call and Holidays

November 08, 2022

There are no school breaks in medicine. Illness and injury don't take holidays off, and caring for patients is a 24/7 undertaking. While some specialties or practices allow for holiday vacations, most doctors find themselves working ― at least some of the time ― while the rest of the world is celebrating.

Please tell us how you approach holidays while on call or on duty.

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