Scott Burrows, Inspirational Healthcare Speaker

Overcoming the Sense of Overwhelm   Long before I became an inspirational healthcare speaker, my affection for the healthcare community was sealed after the accident where I went from being a martial artist and Division 1 football player to a quadriplegic. I was incredibly lucky; a team of healthcare professionals saved my life and then…

Scott Burrows, Healthcare Speaker for Nurses Week

Our ‘Superheroes’ in Healthcare Need Our Compassion   “In compassion, when we feel with the other, we dethrone ourselves from the center of our world and we put another person there.” – Karen Armstrong, Author and scholar Recent research as to healthcare worker stress underscores what I have been saying for many years in my…

Scott Burrows, Creating Resilient Healthcare Teams Speaker

What Can We Expect for Healthcare This Year? Change.   What do I predict? Change, lots of it. As a motivational speaker on the topic of managing change and creating resilient healthcare teams, I can forecast that nobody knows exactly what lies ahead. Am I hedging my bets? Not really. Don’t take this vision of…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Healthcare Speaker

It’s Time for Me to Return a Favor   “A lot of doctors and nurses are exhausted and overwhelmed. Like many of us, they thought COVID vaccines would get us closer to life as normal. That hasn’t happened. What has happened is burnout in the medical profession” – Yuki Noguchi, NPR (September 15, 2021)  …

Scott Burrows, Motivational Speaker on Grit in Healthcare

There is no Medicine Like Grit   In my motivational presentations on Grit for healthcare organizations, my audiences are sometimes puzzled when I stress the importance of grit in every aspect of medicine and patient care. The relationship between grit and healthcare is stronger than you might imagine. The Predictor From physicians in training, to…

Scott Burrows, Healthcare Industry Motivational Speaker

Healthcare Employee Burnout Doesn’t Cure Itself   As a healthcare motivational speaker, I know the healthcare industry is going through one of the most difficult periods of low morale in decades. It is not just the pandemic, but a changing landscape that includes ever-changing insurance reimbursement issues, new software and systems, coding challenges, compensation issues,…

Scott Burrows, Inspirational Healthcare Speaker on Changes in the Nursing Profession

Who Needs to Care for the Caregiver? You. Me. All of Us.   Delivering motivational keynote addresses to the healthcare industry on managing change in the nursing profession, I am struck not only by the enormous changes sweeping across the broad nursing landscape, but by the renewed awareness of caregivers as people. The new generation…