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Half Of U.S. Doctors ‘Burned Out’ As Obamacare Begins Third Year

960x0The number of U.S. physicians who say they are suffering “burnout” has jumped to more than half of doctors as the practice of medicine becomes more complicated and millions more Americans gain health coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

An analysis from researchers at the Mayo Clinic and the American Medical Association say doctors’ work-life balance is worsening, with the percentage of physicians who say they are suffering burnout rising to 54% in 2014 from 45% in 2011. The research, published in the December issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, was described as documenting a “disturbing trend” that could negatively affect the quality of patient care.

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