Doctors' job satisfaction is important to the health service to ensure commitment, effective training, service provision and retention. Job satisfaction matters to doctors for their personal happiness, fulfilment, service to patients and duty to employers. Monitoring job satisfaction trends informs workforce planning.We surveyed UK-trained doctors up to 5 years after graduation for six graduation year cohorts: 1996, 1999, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2012. Doctors scored their job enjoyment (Enjoyment) ...Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Peer review status:
- Peer reviewed
- Publisher's version
- BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
- Postgraduate medical journal Journal website
- Publication date:
- Source identifiers:
- Local pid:
- Copyright holder:
- Surman et al.
- Copyright date:
- This is an Open Access article distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Doctors' enjoyment of their work and satisfaction with time available for leisure: UK time trend questionnaire-based study.
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record