Taking a Break – Why It Matters

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Working in a busy practice can be both exciting and incredibly rewarding. Many people get a ‘buzz’ out of having a packed day where they’ve helped lots of patients, dealt successfully with several problems and assisted their colleagues. Sometimes it’s so busy there’s barely time to get a trip to the loo or to grab a cup of tea. It’s tough, but such a day makes us feel productive and as if we’ve contributed something worthwhile; it makes our jobs make sense. However, whilst we all have to rise to the occasion when the busy days are upon us, too many such days can be counterproductive to our efficiency. [Read more…]