Changes in Burnout and Satisfaction With Work-Life Integration in Physicians and the General US Working Population Between 2011 and 2017

Shanafelt T.D, West C.P, Sinsky C, Trockel M, Tutty M, Satele D.V, Carlasare L.E, Dyrbye L.N
Submitted: February, 2019

Probability-based sample of US working physicians, same methodology as earlier. Burnout and satisfaction with work-life integration among US physicians improved between 2014 and 2017, with burnout currently near 2011 levels, not been realized equally across all specialties, as levels remain higher than in 2011 for many disciplines. Physicians remain at increased risk for burnout relative to workers in other fields. In discussion mentions beginning steps of national call to action. With supplemental online video and tables.

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