Beyond Burnout: A Breaking Point In Healthcare
When I was younger, I always thought that I would grow up and be a doctor. My grandfather was a physician, and his love for the job had a strong influence on me. Prior to starting Regard, both of my co-founders and I were on track to go into medicine before we decided it wasn't for us. Why? Our network and peers would tell us, "Are you sure? It isn't worth it. It is not what it used to be." We hear from clinicians all the time, "I told my niece not to go into medicine. I told my son not to go to med school."