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Physician Health Services

Physician Health Services (PHS) is a non-profit corporation founded by the MMS that provides confidential consultation and support to physicians, residents, and medical students facing concerns related to:

  • Alcoholism
  • Substance abuse
  • Behavioral or mental health issues
  • Physical illness

PHS also provides a safe environment where physicians can talk to other physicians about the stress and demands of modern medical practices. Issues often relate to:

  • Stress of managing a practice
  • Coping with a competitive work environment
  • Financial pressures
  • Dealing with administrative burdens 
  • Work-family balance 

Career Opportunities:
Physician Health Monitoring Associate: Working with PHS physician directors, the Physician Health Monitoring Associate will manage a caseload of monitoring clients with health-related issues, and confer with stakeholders invested in the well-being of the client, to support and maintain the health and professional viability of the client. Learn more.


Upcoming Events: The Rhode Island Medical Society's Physician Health Program will host "Senior Physicians: Addressing Age, Ability and Acumen," a day-long seminar, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, RI, on Friday, September 30. Learn more (PDF).


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PHS Annual Report 2015

Webinar: Managing Acute and Chronic Stress

A recorded CME program with PHS Director Steve Adelman, MD, on how physicians can combat practice-related stresses. For free access, enter code: Stress082014

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