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The 10 habits of a great doctor
 

The 10 habits of a great doctor

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Becoming a great doctor takes more than just accumulating knowledge and experience. Here is a list of 10 habits to adopt in pursuit of this goal.
 
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7 Dec 2016 - General
 
Jennifer Winter Ronald Allan Ponteres thanking you for your comments on this topic. As you said honesty and punctuality with bet...
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Truly those are the habits that a doctor should possess. Honesty, good clear communication and kindness are really important. It is best to explain to your patient what is going on with them despite them not raising any questions. There are times whe...
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True enough, all that were listed should be embodied by a physician. If I were to rank the list, good communication and mutual respect must be on top. Nowadays, in social media or in other circumstance outside medical practice, a number of doctors ar...
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Jemelyn Mae Sodusta Thank you for raising that question. I believe that doctors who come in late either are attending to an emergency or just habitually late. It is better to assume the for...
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There's this doctor or shall I say a surgeon at work that I look up to. Everybody in the department likes him as he is just soooooo kind. He never gets impatient, he is never demanding, work on what is given of him (resources wise) and doesn'...
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Mahmoud AbdelAziz Obviously doctor treats with disease and promotes health and wellbeing. Not only this quality makes great doctors this some are more qualities requires to be a great. As y...
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Rajinda Asalage Being a doctor is a prestigious to family members because any body for healthcare should consult doctor. So as you said public easily identifies what doctor makes either a w...
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Habiba Twakkol thanking you for your comments and raising good concerns on patient doctor relations. Heena Pohani thanking you f...
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Jemelyn Mae Sodusta Doctor is being a human not a supreme to do miracles always. Many factors effects for their late coming ie.may become late at another clinic or late due to traffic. Furt...
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There are lots of characters to be great doctor in particular. A great doctor is the doctor whose work can really change people's life to the better. A great doctor should respect people, healthy or ill, regardless of who they are. Great doctors ...
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Mark Edmon Tan Marinelle Castro thanking you for your comments. doublecheck in ones information gives an additional safety for ...
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Shunjie Chua thanking you for your views on this topic. Author is more stressed to doctor aspects but as you said it can be useful to some HCPs also and more over if we not consider spec...
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A doctor is always being monitored by the general public and whatever the mistake a doctors make is highly concerned by the public and addressed. So the doctors should not be careless and essentially they have to be calm and good tempered. It is true...
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Ahh. There are endless charactestics of a great doctor and the definition of a great doctor can vary from person to person. According to me, do the work that gives you happiness and a peaceful sleep. Keep yourself open to learning new things and be f...
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Madhubabu kaaja the article mentioned very beneficial tips which enhance and concentrate on communication skills.
If these tips are well applied and followed not just at work but in gen...
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I have one question to raise. Why is it that all doctors don't come on their clinic on time? Usually the clinic says they are open from 8am-12nn. However, when you are already in their clinic, the secretary will just tell you that the doctor is n...
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I agree with Shunjie Chua that this list is also applicable to all professionals in the healthcare industry. All the items in the list were useful. Of note, I would like to emphasize the...
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Thank you for the great post on how to improve oneself Madhubabu kaaja. I agree with valuing the patient's time and it starts with showing up early for the clinic. It also means that the...
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This is a good list of things for doctors to improve upon. Even though, it is something that we all should already know this serves as a good refresher. But skimming through the list, I found that it was strange that the author only said that the lis...
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