Brittany Busse, MD
Associate Medical Director WorkCare Inc.
Brittany Busse, M.D., joined WorkCare as Associate Medical Director, Telemedicine, in March 2019. She is an integral contributor to the development of WorkCare’s telemedicine program, which will allow occupational medicine physicians to evaluate and provide treatment recommendations to injured employees via a secure video connection.
Dr. Busse supports the delivery of simple, proximate and immediate care for injured employees as a way to significantly improve health and business outcomes. She previously served as Medical Director at two different telehealth companies, where she managed physicians focused on providing compassionate, quality care to employees. She has also worked as an occupational health consulting physician at an orthopedic practice and as Lead Physician at an urgent care clinic. She earned her medical degree at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, completed a residency in general surgery at the University of California, Davis, and was a surgical research fellow in reconstructive surgery and bioengineering.
Her professional interests include addiction recovery, preventing career burnout, cultivating emotional and physical wellness, and facilitating injured workers’ return to function using a multi-modality approach. She has published numerous articles and white papers and speaks frequently at academic, clinical and industry conferences. Dr. Busse is based in Sacramento, Calif.