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  • The Blue Ridge Academic Health Group studies and reports on issues of fundamental importance to improving our health care system, with special focus on the role of the academic health center (AHC).
  • Current co-chairs of the Blue Ridge Academic Health Group include Jonathan S. Lewin and Jeffrey R. Balser.
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Report 22 | Winter 2017-2018
The Hidden Epidemic: The Moral Imperative for Academic Health Centers to Address Health Professionals’ Well-Being

The time is ripe for AHC leaders to claim a central role in understanding and defeating clinician burnout, estimated to cost as much as $150 billion a year in the U.S. alone. What's at stake is nothing less than the "joy in work" that the most productive and empathetic clinicians bring to the workplace, the sense of professionalism that every clinician has a right to expect from their career, and the satisfaction, quality, and safety expected by patients. 

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