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Battling Burnout Culture: Symptoms and Solutions
March 2024
Issue: March/April 2024
File Type: PDF

It didn’t take a pandemic for Patty Casebolt to think about burnout. Having worked in ophthalmology for 33 years, she knows firsthand the pressure faced by everyone from office staff to physicians. “It’s high intensity with a lot of demand to be perfect,” says Casebolt, COO of Medical Eye Center in Medford, Oregon. “There is no room for error when you’re doing surgery and you’re dealing with people’s eyesight.”

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Amy Souza

( is a freelance writer and editor based in Portland, Oregon.


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