Physician Skill SetPhysicians don't always see that the skills making them successful in the OR, emergency room,
or cath lab can actually get in their way when they work together in groups.
Dealing With Conflict Some physicians would be excellent leaders if they learned to deal with conflict. Others
need to be more self-aware to become a good leaders.
Performance PrioritiesHigh performing medical groups emphasize clinical quality, build relationships between
clinicians and non-clinicians, and adapt quickly to new ways of working.
Physician BurnoutPhysician burnout is a huge issue: Over 10% of 12,000 primary care physicians recently
surveyed planned to leave health care within one to three years.
Psychological Stress Physicians are under enormous psychological stress with revenue uncertainty, regulatory
burden, and a new culture where they're part of a rapidly changing organization.