The purpose of this course is to examine burnout in the healthcare industry, explore direct and indirect causes, identify personal and professional outcomes, and review best practices for individuals and their teams. Using this holistic approach, practitioners, supervisors, and managers will be instructed on how to implement a variety of personal and team interventions to improve internal coping, stress management behaviors, communication, and team energy dynamics in order to reduce the likelihood of burnout and promote optimal work well-being.
Course created on January 22, 2019
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.2 Introductory, Category 3: Professional Issues - Contemporary Issues And Trends; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC); IACET/0.2; NBCOT/2.5 Beginner, Admin And Management
- After this course, participants will be able to list components of burnout, causes of burnout, and personal and professional outcomes of burnout for healthcare professionals.
- After this course, participants will be able to summarize the intrinsic cognitive and psychological resources, along with identified strategies to enhance well-being and work performance.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the extrinsic work factors contributing to burnout and the identified interventions aimed at promoting effective leadership and occupational justice in the healthcare work environment.
|5-20 Minutes||Definition of Burnout, Relevant Statistics in Healthcare, & Models|
|20-40 Minutes||Intrinsic Person Factors and Interventions|
|40-60 Minutes||Mindfulness Interventions|
|60-75 Minutes||Performance Patterns: Optimizing Individual Routines and Self-Management|
|75-95 Minutes||Extrinsic Work Factors and Interventions|
|110-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Erika del Pozo, MOT, OTR/L
Erika del Pozo, MOT, OTR/L holds a BA in Dance and Master’s in Occupational Therapy from Nova Southeastern University. Ms. del Pozo has practiced in outpatient pediatrics for five years. She also has experience working with older adults with progressive neurological conditions and created a modified-dance curriculum for adults with Parkinson’s Disease in Boca Raton, FL. Ms. del Pozo’s special interests include work well-being and burnout prevention in healthcare. She is CEO and founder of Joy Energy Time, a business dedicated to helping healthcare professionals and organizations address the ongoing challenges of burnout. Ms. del Pozo’s goals and approach is to understand how burnout manifests in an individual, the social phenomenon of burnout, adaptive and maladaptive coping and cognitive strategies, the complex interplay of intrinsic and extrinsic factors, dysfunctional team energy dynamics, leadership, and how interpersonal team communications impact the healthcare worker and thus the organization. Ms. del Pozo served as an adjunct professor at Nova Southeastern University for three semesters, collaborating with Dr. Lambdin-Pattavina to teach Occupational Analysis and Human Interactions.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.2 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 3: Professional Issues - Contemporary Issues and Trends Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health care related (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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