Well-Being

Our department is committed to supporting our people through a culture and work environment that fosters well-being. We recognize that a systems approach is necessary to reduce burnout and are dedicated to creating positive work and learning environments that allow all clinicians to thrive. Our efforts to cultivate well-being align with the strategic priorities of UCSF Health under the True North Pillar, "Our People".

Well-Being Resources

Debriefing Tool: A tool for debriefing after difficult events    

 

 

 

Well-Being Quarterly

October 2021

 

Useful Links

UCSF Caring for the Caregiver Program: Peer support for providers and staff when they are involved in stressful patient care experiences
UCSF Faculty and Staff Assistance Program: Free counseling services for personal and work-related issues
UCSF Mental Health Resources: Available mental health resources at UCSF and beyond
UCSF Psychiatry Coping Resources: Collection of resources for coping and emotional health curated by the UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
UCSF GME Well-Being Website: Well-being and mental health resources for residents and clinical fellows
UCSF Faces of Ability Part II: Mental Health Resilience Campaign: Campaign to de-stigmatize mental health in the UCSF community
American Society of Anesthesiologists Well-Being Resources: Collection of well-being resources curated by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Physician Well-Being

Well Being News

Jina Sinskey, MD, Associate Chair of Wellbeing

“Individual approaches to well-being are not sufficient; we need a systems approach.”

 

Jina Sinskey, MD

The Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care is committed to the well-being of all members of the department. As part of our efforts to promote a departmental culture of well-being, we have appointed Dr. Jina Sinskey as our inaugural Associate Chair of Well-Being.