Changing Careers: Is the Grass Truly Greener on the Other Side?
How to decide if you have a brighter future outside of medicine.
In a survey of 1,300 physicians done fairly recently,(1), 63 percent said they wouldn't recommend medicine as a career to their children, explaining that society does not value the immense amount of hard work and intelligence it takes. Because of this feeling of under appreciation, many physicians are thinking about leaving medicine. If you are one of them, we have some advice for you.