Physician burnout and distress is a growing problem due to complex combination of loss of autonomy, increased administrative tasks, and inefficient work environments. The EHR and information technology (IT) systems are often cited as major contributors. Decreasing cognitive load across multiple areas of the EHR can have a cumulative impact in improving provider efficiency and experience with the EHR.

Learning Objective: Understand the role of Informatics approach to mittigate physician burnout. One tool or application is unlikely to be as effective as a combination of strategic interventions.


Nitu Kashyap (Presenter)
Yale New Haven Health

Allen Hsiao, Yale New Haven Health

Presentation Materials: