Dear Fledgling Attendings,
Soon you’ll finish residency and you may be wondering, “What’s next?” Some of you will start fellowships, but most of you will practice your specialty. You may be looking for opportunities that are a good match with your needs and wants. Virtually all of you are looking forward to greater income. I hope that this ending is also a beginning – renew your commitment to the life-long learning that is medicine.
One of the current concerns of our society is the possibility of a physician shortage. Physician “burnout” is getting more attention and action then ever