Feeling burnt out while working in a stressful system, she felt she had lost her voice, lost control. Something needed to change. Episode 44 of the Hope4Med podcast features Dr. Estela Mota, a board-certified family medicine physician working in Texas. Dr. Mota takes us through her path to the medical field and shares her story of burnout while working in a busy, fee-for-service clinic. In learning more about herself and what drives her, she was able to take control over her mindset and her life. We discuss how the element of control contributes to feelings of burnout. Dr. Mota also shares how working in direct primary care has benefitted her and her patients.
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