Y’all. 2020 isn’t over (nor is the pandemic). And 2021 is going to have a really bad start… Just because we have a vaccine in the infancy of being distributed does not mean we are even remotely close to this being over. I have been following our local numbers since March. I remember when we got… Read the Post »
A Genuinely Happy Holiday!
As I’ve gotten older, I have wished less for things and more for memories and experiences with loved ones. I’ve wished that political madness would just come to a screeching halt, I’ve wished for health for myself and my family, I’ve wished for old and new relationships to deepen, and I’ve also wished for that perfect… Read the Post »
Physician Burnout: Why Do We Insist on Victim Blaming?
Another physician recently asked the large Physician Mom Group for their take on the causes of burnout in women. The usual list of things filled the comments: EHR Too many patients, too little time Too many meetings Others expecting 100% all the time at work and at home Managing home and work life Being the breadwinner… Read the Post »
Women in Medicine–Influencers on the Job and At Home
The American Medical Association has deemed September as Women in Medicine month. #WIMMonth And TODAY, is Women in Medicine Day! I’m off and enjoying a night out with some girlfriends (not in medicine) to celebrate. If we learned anything on September 1st, it’s that physician moms have a huge voice, support for each other, and are… Read the Post »
Denial of Pay Gap Makes Women Physicians Roar
Gary Tigges says “female physicians do not work as hard” and nothing needs to be “done”.