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WORKPLACE WELLNESS

Why employee mental health is so critical today—and how managers can help

By Robert Half Continued stress has long been an impediment to a healthy workplace, especially when it leads to burnout—increased mental detachment from the job and reduced effectiveness. In a 2019 Robert Half survey of managers, a staggering 96% said their employees experience burnout to some extent. And in a related poll, 91% of workers themselves reported feeling at least somewhat burned out. And then came COVID-19. The anxiety and uncertainty associated with the pandemic has further gnawed away at mental well-being for many managers and employees. New stressors for home-based workers often included larger workloads due to leaner staffing, not being able to interact with colleagues in person and the challenge of caring for children or elders during the workday. In a 2020 global study by Qualtrics, SAP and… . . . read more.

PHYSICIAN BURNOUT

Physician burnout, depression, and suicide: Medscape 2019 National Report finds little progress despite greater awareness

Burnout and depression rates among U.S. physicians failed to improve in 2019, despite growing efforts by healthcare organizations, hospitals, and academic centers to…


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PATIENT SAFETY

Diagnostic errors and test results top ECRI Institute’s patient safety list

Diagnostic errors and improper management of test results in electronic health records (EHRs) were recently named by…


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WORKING WITH PHYSICIANS

Majority of U.S. physicians say they’re burned out or depressed

Nearly two-thirds of U.S. physicians report feeling burned out, depressed—or both—with one in three physicians admitting that their feelings of depression have an impact on…


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MANAGING THE OFFICE

Why taking your vacation is worth the hassle

If you can’t remember the last time you took a vacation, you’re not alone. While American workers are stressed, they’re not taking…


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BLOG

Why your best talent is leaving and four ways to win them back

By William A. Schiemann, Ph.D  bio
Most leaders of companies today recognize the importance of having engaged people at work. Yet research from the Metrus Institute, Gallup, and others say that…


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