• Published On: September 14, 2023Categories: News

    September 17, 2022 is recognized as National Physician Suicide Awareness Day (#NPSADay). #NPSADay is a reminder and call to action to help everyone prevent physician suicide. It’s a time to talk — and to act — so physicians’ struggles don’t become mental health emergencies. We can all help prevent physician suicide [...]

  • Published On: July 10, 2023Categories: News

    Via chqdaily | by Deborah Trefts During the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, photos and videos circulated that revealed how healthcare workers were heroically striving to save lives, yet inadequately protected and stretched far beyond their capacities. The pandemic has had a profound effect on the essential healthcare providers [...]

  • Published On: May 26, 2023Categories: News

    SafeHaven™ released a film today in support of physicians and clinicians who need a safe space to seek help for burnout without fear of repercussions. The Medical Society of Virginia’s SafeHaven program launched in 2020 as an innovative solution to support healthcare providers’ well-being. “No one was supporting our clinicians [...]

  • Published On: May 11, 2023Categories: Uncategorized

    See the Harvard Business Review's recent whitepaper on tackling the burnout crisis in healthcare, and how innovations like SafeHaven are helping to create compassionate solutions that improve healthcare workers’ lives. As we look at the future state of health care, leaders have several levers they can pull to address workforce [...]

  • Published On: April 27, 2023Categories: News

    Content repurposed from VITAL WorkLife.  BY SIMON MITTAL, MD, MMM May recognizes Mental Health Month across the United States. It’s a time to share information, stories, and resources about mental health. SafeHaven™ is dedicated to doing this work for physicians and other healthcare professionals by raising awareness about clinician well-being [...]

  • Published On: April 3, 2023Categories: News

    The Medical Society of Virginia is thrilled to partner with Georgetown University to offer the SafeHaven Coaching Certification program as part of Georgetown’s Health & Wellness Coaching Certificate. Download the program flyer. Participants of the program will: Be a part of the first cohort to expand the SafeHaven coaching network Pave the [...]

  • Published On: January 27, 2023Categories: News

    A statewide initiative has been launched in Virginia that seeks to cut burnout levels among physicians and other health professionals, and it includes a call to remove a major barrier to their well-being—the stigmatizing of those who seek the help of mental health professionals... Read full article at the AMA

  • Published On: January 25, 2023Categories: Uncategorized

    A coalition of healthcare organizations in Virginia has launched a new initiative that hopes to cut burnout among physicians and encourage more healthcare workers to receive care from mental health professionals, according to a Jan. 23 report from the American Medical Association. The initiative, "All In: Caring for Virginia's Caregivers," will recognize [...]

  • Published On: January 23, 2023Categories: News

    Physician burnout is on the rise. Melina Davis is the CEO and executive vice president of the Medical Society of Virginia, and the way she’s changing that dynamic head-on is through her brainchild SafeHaven. Listen to the podcast How Healthcare Revolutionaries Think here. Read the companion piece here.