A Hospital Doctor will examine patients, diagnose illnesses and treat injuries and other medical conditions. They will prescribe appropriate treatment or medication or they may refer the patient to a specialist for further treatment.
A recognised medical degree is essential followed by a foundation programme of general training and specialist training in a chosen area.
- Excellent communication skills
- The ability to understand and have empathy with your patients
- A caring approach and the ability to put people at ease
- Good analytical skills to diagnose illnesses and the best course of treatment
- Good IT skills