In this podcast episode, we cover burnout and other relevant work-related stressors and challenges that healthcare professionals are experiencing today. We discuss the basic mechanics of burnout, the job-demands resource model, how stress can manifest into burnout, the six major work factors that contribute to burnout, and how occupational therapists and assistants can proactively take care of their personal and professional well-being.
Course created on August 3, 2020
Course Type: Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Professional Issues; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Not Directly Related To OT (MS), Not Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-709909; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to define job burnout and stress within the context of a healthcare setting.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the job-demands resource model as it relates to burnout among healthcare professionals.
- After this course, participants will be able to state the six major work factors that contribute to burnout.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction to the topic|
|5-30 Minutes||Burnout Basics and Work-Stress; Six Major Factors and Person/Work-Directed Solutions; Covid-19 and Burnout|
|30-55 Minutes||Personal Factors and Resources; Work/Team Strategies|
Erika del Pozo
Erika del Pozo, MOT, OTR/L holds a BA in Dance and Master’s in Occupational Therapy from Nova Southeastern University. Erika has practiced in outpatient pediatrics for five years and also has experience working with older adults with progressive neurological conditions. She is CEO and founder of Joy Energy Time, a wellness community dedicated to empowering healthcare professionals to grow in their wellness practices and advocate to improve the industry. Erika has worked with several distinguished continuing education agencies and has created evidence-based courses around multi-level approaches to address burnout in healthcare. She has also presented on burnout at both regional and national occupational therapy conferences.
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