A study of unreasonable illegitimate tasks, administrative tasks, and sickness presenteeism amongst Norwegian physicians: an everyday struggle?

Abstract Background It has been shown that a recently defined stressor, ‘illegitimate tasks’, has negative effects on employees’ work motivation and health. Better understanding of the illegitimate tasks undertaken by physicians might contribute to a more resource-efficient division of labour within...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Sylvi Thun, Vidar Halsteinli, Lise Løvseth
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2018-06-01
Series:BMC Health Services Research
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12913-018-3229-0