Editorials28 May 2019
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    In an ever-evolving health care environment, understanding the economic impact of physician burnout is essential. As the co-CEO of one of the largest consortiums of medical groups in the world (1), I believe that Han and colleagues' (2) estimation of the costs of physician burnout in the United States is a fresh and much-needed exploration of the economic effects of this condition. This work is a valuable early step in an overdue and important conversation we need to have in the health care community. My contribution to that discussion is 3-fold: to affirm that physician burnout negatively affects health care ...