Resident Medical Officer Salary
The average salary for a Resident Medical Officer is $51,809 per year.
Job Description for Resident Medical Officer
Resident medical officers have many responsibilities which revolve around ensuring that patients receive high standards of care during their stays in medical clinics; they also establish teamwork and cooperation among their employees to ensure that patients receive maximum benefits.Read More...
Resident medical officers constantly review policies and procedures according to patients' needs and may work with nurses or the psychotherapy or radiology departments on any given day. They also conduct check-ups with in-patients and out-patients; during patient reviews, they must examine patients' medical histories and the services received, as well as access procedural activity related to the patients' treatment.
A medical degree and the completion of an internship are essential for this position, and excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, and leadership are highly beneficial. Prior supervisory or registration experience within the medical field are also helpful to ensure that duties are executed with diligence and precision.
Resident Medical Officer Tasks
- Analyze records, reports, test results, or examination information to diagnose medical condition of patient.
- Coordinate the treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
- Direct and coordinate activities of nurses, students, assistants, specialists, therapists, and other medical staff.