5 short things everyone should know about Burnout
- is not a medical condition,
- is the result of chronic workplace stress,
- prevention cost less than reaction for employee, employer and society,
- interventions on unit level, such as team level, are more effective than on an individual level,
- is most often caused by the following factors: work overload; lack of control; insufficient rewards; failed social relationships; lack of fairness; and value conflict.