In the high-stress environment of healthcare, where the focus is often on healing and saving the lives of patients, a quieter and significant struggle has emerged: moral injury.
Moral injury refers to the psychological distress that healthcare professionals experience when their ethical principles collide with their clinical responsibilities. Providers may find themselves forced to make decisions that conflict with their deeply ingrained values, leading to profound emotional and psychological turmoil.
During this Instagram Live event, a panel of distinguished experts will provide a multifaceted view of moral injury, incorporating personal experiences, research findings, and practical insights. From examining the toll on healthcare providers to exploring the potential impact on patient care, the event will deliver a comprehensive look at the issue and equip attendees with actionable takeaways that can drive meaningful change within healthcare organizations and systems. Don’t miss out on being a part of this vital conversation — see you there!
Jeremy Faust, MD, (moderator) editor-in-chief at MedPage Today (@jeremysamuelfaust)
N. Adam Brown, MD, MBA, emergency physician and founder of ABIG Health (@adambrownmd)
Wendy Dean, MD, president and co-founder of Moral Injury of Healthcare (@moralinjury)
How do I join? Follow @MedPage on Instagram!
When is the event? Tune in Monday, September 25 at 12 p.m. ET
Can I submit questions? Yes, we encourage questions! Submit your questions prior to the event by commenting below.