The Happy Philosopher guest posts on how you are your most important financial aspect, and your ability to work and earn should be protected at all costs.
Physicians burnout is almost universal. One solution is to save a big chunk of your money and get out of medicine ASAP. But there are better options.
Financial independence requires eliminating financial concerns from our lives. When we are out of debt, adequately insured, and on track to meet our savings and investing goals, such as college and retirement, we are free to practice in the way we see fit.
Getting your finances under control is only the first step to reducing burnout. How close is the life you are currently living to your ideal life? The more overlap in your Venn Diagram, the less likely you are to burn out. Start setting boundaries and move your life toward your ideal.