A randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of COMPASS (COlleagues Meeting to Promote and Sustain Satisfaction) small group sessions on physician well-being, meaning, and job satisfaction

West CP, Dyrbye LN, Satele D. and Shanafelt TD
Submitted: January, 2013

RCT of 74 practicing physicians in the Department of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, conducted between September 2010 and June 2012. Intervention a more structured interaction than the 2014 JAMA IM study. Measured meaning in work, empowerment and engagement in work, burnout, symptoms of depression, quality of life, and job satisfaction assessed using validated metrics. Results sustained at 12 months

Resource Type:
  • Peer Reviewed Research
Study Design:
  • Survey/Study
  • Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Burnout, Well-being, & Professionalism