Posts Tagged: competence

Avoiding the risks of isolation in healthcare

Working in healthcare has many pressures and is not easy.  There is the pressure of achieving results through effective care, making diagnostic decisions, achieving clinical compliance, keeping knowledge up to date and the concern to avoid patient complaints.  Not to mention the daily pressure of working to time with your list and the physical exertion of work as well as the mental/emotional strain from the conversations and support given to patients.  All practitioners feel the pressure to varying degrees throughout their career. Many practitioners in private practice work in isolation.  Continue Reading »