Tag: MOH

Contract posts only for junior medical doctors

As we predicted in December last year (The changing landscape of junior doctor jobs in Malaysia IV), junior doctors will no longer start off with permanent jobs, and instead be hired on contract basis only. Malaysiakini reports The Health Ministry

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Official guidelines for the use of social media in healthcare

In recent times there has been a spate of pictures and videos of patients (some even with private parts exposed) being circulated in the social media, especially Facebook. Some may have originated from medical staff and some from members of

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Common licensing exam for Malaysian medical graduates

3 years ago we heard some noise about an MMLE or Malaysian Medical Licensing Examination which was to be a common licensing examination for all graduates but apparently this proposal did not see the light of day. Now we hear

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