Coaching…may be the most effective intervention designed for human performance~Atul Gawande
Coaching for physicians is the leader in specialized coaching for healthcare organizations and physicians. We provide workshops, training and individual coaching services for physicians and organizations involved in healthcare, including medical groups, hospitals, medical societies, medical research organizations and insurance companies.
If you are a doctor, Coaching for Physicians is here to help you. These programs are designed primarily for physicians and surgeons who are otherwise well functioning and need to achieve their personal or professional goals. Dr. Hudson is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he understands your concerns and has special expertise to help you. Our services for individuals include coaching to manage and prevent physician burnout, anger management & disruptive physician coaching, malpractice support and avoidance, marital & relationship coaching, divorce coaching, executive coaching, team building and physician leadership, personal life coaching & transition for physicians, time management and procrastination, conflict resolution, emotional intelligence & communication skills coaching and retirement coaching. We offer individual coaching by telephone or in person and when feasible we use a Solution Focused Brief Coaching approach.
If you are an administrator, lawyer or physician executive who needs help with a disruptive physician, we offer urgent on-site individual intensive coaching and troubleshooting for high value physicians and surgeons. Problems of disruptive behavior often begins with unhelpfulness or rudeness and rarely go away on their own. Indeed, arrogant, abusive and disruptive behavior is frequently a prelude to more serious ethical and legal problems. Dr. Hudson is a Fellow of the National Anger Management Association and has extensive experience helping angry doctors. Most physicians, hospital administrators and clinic managers, now recognize the need to create a more professional medical environment. This takes on new urgency with recent mandates from the Joint Commission (JCAHO) for assessment, intervention and monitoring of disruptive physicians. We can help you develop the executive skills, time management expertise and conflict management knowledge needed to succeed in modern healthcare.
If you represent an organization like a hospital, medical group,medical society, medical research organization or insurance company, Dr. Hudson is available for speaking engagements, trainings, workshops and referrals for individual coaching for your employees or members. We also provide on-site individual intensive coaching and troubleshooting for high value physicians and surgeons.You can contact him for an estimate of fees for workshops, on-site individual intensive coaching and full-day rates for groups and organizations with our online form. We specialize in physician training to increase emotional intelligence, improve communication and avoid burnout.We have a special interest in marriage enrichment for physicians.
Patrick A. Hudson MD, FACS is a board certified plastic surgeon and board certified coach. Originally from England, Dr. Hudson has worked on both sides of the Atlantic, both coasts and the mountain west of the United States. Dr. Hudson’s work has involved surgery, medicine, medical ethics, counseling, psychotherapy and IRB-research analysis. He has worked for governments and large companies and been self-employed in private practice.
We are an EverythingDiSC® Authorized Partner and EverythingDiSC® Certified Trainer. Coaching for Physicians is also an Authorized Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team Provider. We offer online testing for 5 Behaviors of a Cohesive Team or your Everything DiSC profile from anywhere in the world. To help you interpret and get the most from your DISC profile, Coaching for Physicians can also arrange a telephone consultation with an authorized DiSC Partner and EverythingDiSC® Certified Trainer.