Published on in Vol 9, No 12 (2020): December

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/18345, first published .
Predictors and Consequences of Veterans Affairs Mental Health Provider Burnout: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study

Predictors and Consequences of Veterans Affairs Mental Health Provider Burnout: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study

Predictors and Consequences of Veterans Affairs Mental Health Provider Burnout: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study

Kara Zivin 1, 2*, MD, MS, PhD;  Jennifer Kononowech 1*, MSW;  Matthew Boden 3*, PhD;  Kristen Abraham 1, 4*, PhD;  Molly Harrod 1*, PhD;  Rebecca K Sripada 1, 2*, PhD;  Helen C Kales 5*, PhD;  Hector A Garcia 6, 7*, PsyD;  Paul Pfeiffer 1, 2*, MD

1 Center for Clinical Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs , Ann Arbor, MI, US

2 Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School , Ann Arbor, MI, US

3 Program Evaluation and Resource Center and VA Office of Mental Health Operations, VA Palo Alto Health Care System , Palo Alto, CA, US

4 Department of Psychology, University of Detroit Mercy , Detroit, MI, US

5 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis Health , Sacramento, CA, US

6 VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System , Harlingen, TX, US

7 Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center , San Antonio, TX, US

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Kara Zivin, MD, MS, PhD
  • Center for Clinical Management Research
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • 2800 Plymouth Road
  • Building 16
  • Ann Arbor, MI
  • US
  • Phone: 1 734-845-3429
  • Email: kzivin@med.umich.edu