Why I’m Optimistic About the Future of Primary Care

Previously published on AAFP.org. Click HERE to see the original article. While shadowing me, a premedical student noticed that I entered the lot number of an IUD into my charting. “Why do you have to waste time entering that?” she asked. “Don’t you think that IUDs should come with QR codes that can be easily … More Why I’m Optimistic About the Future of Primary Care

Motivation 3.0

By Susan Cochella, MD, MPH Have you read Daniel Pink’s book Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us?  Pink argues that humans are most productive, effective, and happy when driven by internal motivation. He describes a state of hyperproductive “flow,” in which we are so immersed in a task that everything else disappears.  He … More Motivation 3.0