Tag: Housemen

How long should Junior Doctors working hours be?

Guest Editorial 16 Hours Daily Shift Too Long for Doctors Last week the Honourable Minister of Health Dato’ Dr S Subramaniam replied in Parliament with the assurance that junior doctors were working between 65-75 hours a week, and a maximum

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The changing landscape of junior doctor jobs in Malaysia

(Picture sourced from – Telegraph UK: Thousands of junior doctors left jobless) Times are a-changing. No longer will fresh medical graduates in the future be reassured of a doctor’s job in Malaysia. It will be a very competitive scenario. We

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Hot news: Changes to Houseman postings and compulsory MQE for all?

Just read in a doctors group (and posted it right away in the MMR Facebook Page) – Minimum HO working hours will be 65-75 hours per week – New HO postings will be Primary Care and Psychiatry (in addition to

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