43_What the Front-Line Needs From Its Leaders with Jay Kaplan, MD
Dr. Kaplan is the Medical Director of Care Transformation and Director of the Be Well Center for LCMC Health in New Orleans, LA. He is the Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, at LSU Health Sciences Center, and an attending physician and academic faculty for the Emergency Medicine Residency at University Medical Center New Orleans.
Dr. Kaplan is a past President of the American College of Emergency Physicians and current national faculty for ACEP, as well as a member of the National Academy of Medicine Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience.
A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Medical School, Dr. Kaplan was recently named the 2021 John G. Wiegenstein Leadership award winner; this is the highest award of the American College of Emergency Physicians and it is given for outstanding contributions to the College.
Dr. Kaplan continues to practice clinically because he loves the clinical practice of medicine, and caring for patients helps him remain close to the patients’, the hospital staff’s, and the physicians’ current experience.
Dr. Kaplan discusses how the healthcare workplace has changed and the frontline needs new assurances from their leaders. During the podcast, you will learn specific tactics to help empower staff and medical staff to connect back to themselves, their patients, and their colleagues. Dr. Kaplan also gives a preview to his session at the Replenishing Yourself, Your Team and Your Organization conference taking place Feb. 22 and 23.
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