Physician Wellness and Resilience: Dealing With Workplace Harassment

Return to all Emergency and Urgent Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Point out the potential impact of workplace harassment, abuse, and maltreatment on family physicians: compare the difference between abuse that originates from patients & families with abuse that occurs from colleagues & coworkers.
2. Explain how the culture of abuse in the physician work place has been perpetuated starting in medical school, through residency training programs, and into the daily workplace. 
3. Identify methods to report and rectify abusive situations in the workplace.
4. Identify resources for coping and personal healing.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/22/2020

Kim K. Yu, MD, FAAFP, Staff, Urgent Care Physician, Covenant Hospital and Medexpress, Frankenmuth, Michigan

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/22/2020
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