It’s that time again where junior staff members generally become more senior. Interns are graduating to senior house officers (SHO), SHOs to medical officers (MO) and persons in residency programmes are becoming senior residents, senior registrars and consultants come July 1. But will junior doctors really become better seniors?
A general guide for Caribbean doctors on how to be successful at Medical Officer interviews
Addressing the culture of medicine means we have to admit there is a problem. The Caribbean should not wait until it’s too late to move towards improving the workplace culture for doctors.
A covid break? During covid? How can this be posible? Hi 👋🏿, I’m Dr. Samantha Johnson currently a practicing doctor in Jamaica. It has been over one year since the …
Reviewing my 12 month internship experience in a type B hospital!
The Layman’s Doctor speaks with multipotentialite Dr. Mario Guthrie as a part of the “The Medical Doctor’s Journey: Non- Traditional Pathways” series. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did!
The first podcast in the series “The Medical Doctor’s Journey: Non- Traditional Pathways”, Dr. Strachan shares insight about getting into medical residency programmes in Jamaica, the challenges surrounding the USMLE examinations and the various options available to doctors who no longer want to practice clinical medicine.
All Healthcare Workers must screen patients, no matter when they’re interacting with them, for Covid-19
Enjoy this story about a doctor who forgot her pants.
[00:00:00] [music] [00:00:18] Samantha: Hi, this is Samantha and welcome to The Layman’s Doctor podcast, where we’re Bringing Medicine Home. Today, I have with me Gavin Goffe. I’m so excited …