Many physicians are on the front lines of the COVID-19 public health emergency, working hard to support patients and their families during this difficult time. With high demands due to the crisis, physicians may also feel anxiety and increased stress.
The Physician Health Program (PHP) is responding by ensuring it has staff and resources in place to support you. If you wish to speak to a trained Clinical Counsellor about your concerns, call (1-800-663-6729). The intake line is open 24/7. PHP also has physician staff who are standing by for your call.
Wondering if you are suffering from stress and burnout? The PHP provides a has posted comprehensive information on Physician Stress and Burnout on its website.