Preventing Physician Burnout

Curing the Chaos and Returning Joy to the Practice of Medicine


by Paul DeChant, MD, MBA and

Diane W. Shannon, MD, MPH

Foreword by Christina Maslach, PhD

Dr. Paul DeChant, MD, MBA is an experienced physician executive, leadership coach, and expert on physician burnout with a proven approach to identify, treat, and prevent burnout in yourself and your organization.


Dr. DeChant can help your organization reduce the risk of physician burnout through Lean Transformation, which he has helped several professional medical organizations implement with ongoing positive results.

Dr. DeChant is also available to consult on a variety of matters related to running a medical organization, including:

  • Medical Group Leadership Coaching

  • Medical Group Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Physician Engagement

  • EHR Optimization

  • Physician Compensation Plans