I wrote a piece on why senior doctors need more help now than ever.A big thanks to all the drs who spoke to me @crazysocks4Docs @DrMukeshH @drHelenschultz @DrAndrewDavies @ama_media @beyondblue @RACSurgeons @VicGovDHHS @womeninsurgery #MH4Docs https://t.co/OYbhBQNpxM
— Krati Garg (@KratiGarg07) April 14, 2018
Posts from the ‘mental-health’ Category
— Ming The Merciless (@MGliksmanMDPhD) March 28, 2018
Our @rcgp suicide in YP toptips for GPs now published https://t.co/9fFjLncY8T @mariamichail2 @AlysColeKing @CizCG @Keele_MHRes – read and share as this is crucial and important for us all in general practice!!
— Faraz Mughal (@farazhmughal) March 6, 2018
My thoughts after participating in a Grand Round at Peninsula Health with Geoffrey Toogood , Dr Mukesh Haikerwal, AC, and The Hon Minister for Health, Greg Hunt. The internal and external factors that play a part in impeding doctor…https://t.co/2uRq0nzCfV https://t.co/74ENFEGWBv
— Helen Schultz (@drHelenschultz) March 3, 2018
"What I am pondering is how to remain in medicine. The fear of a complaint looms large, given the consequences for my husband, one of the best doctors I have known. How to remain a doctor, when I couldn’t even keep my husband alive?"https://t.co/4bIxqYbxyM
— Rachel Clarke (@doctor_oxford) February 24, 2018
— Ian McPhee (@iGas2) February 22, 2018
My sisters final tweets were about Doctor fatigue and safe work hours. It is heartbreaking for me to read them. We must keep up our #MH4docs campaign. We must do it for Chloe and also in memory of the many others from this profession who have lost their battles. https://t.co/nkpMN1sKsj
— Jessica Abbott (@Jess_C_Abbott) January 28, 2018
— Royal Flying Doctor (@RoyalFlyingDoc) January 11, 2018
— Annabelle Brayley (@AnnabellBrayley) January 12, 2018
Here’s a New Years resolution for you!
A colleague struggling? Dont walk away!
A Colleague clearly not coping? Dont look the other way this time!
It hurts. It hurts to hear doctor suicides occurring at such an alarming regularity. My deepest sympathies. https://t.co/bM7C9CDDyM
— Dr Eric Levi FRACS (@DrEricLevi) December 31, 2017
You CAN make a difference even if it is only online! Be nice to each other at least! Dont throw colleagues under the bus! Call out others who do!
It's a tragic reality that doctors are at greater risk of suicidal ideation than other professionals. A forum of 82 doctors have handed down their recommendations to help turn this around https://t.co/8xWZhu2ORh
— AMA Media (@ama_media) December 19, 2017
Glad to see @NSWHealth publishing this plan – I look forward to the proposed changes being adopted, particularly around safe work hrs, unrostered overtime and fair parental leave despite 👍🏼 https://t.co/tGmvJJy9xN #MH4Docs #JMOWellbeingPlan #juniordoctors
— Dr Kate (@drkateblog) November 17, 2017