Month: June 2018

Future & Scope of Medical Assistant Job Openings

Future & Scope of Medical Assistant Job Openings

If you go back 20 years or even 15, you won’t find medical assistant job openings. A Medical Assistant is thus a new concept that is a result of an evolving healthcare business model. As healthcare industry is evolving, importance and demand of specializations is also increasing; the tools to examine and treat are changing, treatment programs are also getting complex and multilayered; to deal with all these things issues, new position of medical assistant has probably found its way into medical care industry.

Medical assistant also referred to as clinical care assistant has to earn special qualifications to become one, depending on the department she/he wants to join. Medical assistant jobs are available in front office, back office, even those with specialized skills are in demand as clinical assistants and have to have specialized qualification to suit the skill set required for the job.

Though medical assistant may look like an admin position, it is not so. It is a Medical Assistant Job Openings are of technical nature and require technical skills. Different countries have different qualifications for those aspiring to become medical assistants. Candidate has to earn certificate by completing an accredited program that is generally offered after junior college. The course may comprise theory, practical and on job training or internship depending on the department the candidate wants to join as medical assistant.

For example, ability to handle certain software programs or coding system may require longer training to familiarize with software and its handling whereas those applying in jobs requiring general skills such as interpersonal skills and maintaining calm under pressure are given jobs with responsibilities suiting their skills. The qualifications as well as course duration may vary depending on the job candidate wants to pursue. These jobs are available in full time, part-time and shift-wise category.

Duties and responsibilities of a medical assistant is that on the lines of support staff however they are very critical and important, sometimes equivalent to that of physicians and surgeons that they are assisting, sometimes even more serious as decisions taken by their principals are based on records and observations maintained by a medical assistant.

All large healthcare set-ups that are coming up across the country need medical assistants for different departments. That is why demand for medical assistant job openings is on the rise. One hospital may have several medical assistants looking after different departments, labs, assisting chemists, coders and so on.

There are several ways to find a medical care assistant job. You can scan through newspapers, walk into hospitals that are setting up its operations, go through medical journals, check vacancies online, and reach out to recruitment agencies, especially those specializing in providing manpower to healthcare industry. Curaa is one such medical recruitment agency that can take candidates closer to finding stable medical assistant job openings. It also goes a step forward and counsels candidates to add qualifications or skills by learning a new skill to improve their chances of finding a better professional foothold and thus secure future. They can also help you to fine-tune your resume and teach you to face interviews with confidence. So if you are looking for medical assistant job openings or aspire to become medical assistant, and need guidance, visit Curaa office or their official website to be benefitted.

Emerging Trend of Online Medical Jobs for Doctors

Emerging Trend of Online Medical Jobs for Doctors

There is good news for doctors looking for online medical jobs.  And there is ever better news for patients looking for medical consultation online who for medical or other reasons are not able to step out of their homes to visit clinics of doctors or hospitals. With advent of technology that has impacted every aspect of our life, medical field is no exception. Now doctors can give consultation online as a result of which patients can now find doctors online! Imagine Doctors and Patients at remote locations and medical issue getting resolved, This is the power of technology.  If we had discussed such a possibility 25 to 30 years ago nobody would have believed it. Professionally managed healthcare organizations that are coming up in India in a big way have gone to another level because of this facility. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that the emerging trend of online medical jobs for doctors has changed the face of healthcare industry on the whole!

There is good news for doctors looking for online medical jobs.  And there is ever better news for patients looking for medical consultation online who for medical or other reasons are not able to step out of their homes to visit clinics of doctors or hospitals. With advent of technology that has impacted every aspect of our life, medical field is no exception. Now doctors can give consultation online as a result of which patients can now find doctors online! Imagine Doctors and Patients at remote locations and medical issue getting resolved, This is the power of technology.  If we had discussed such a possibility 25 to 30 years ago nobody would have believed it. Professionally managed healthcare organizations that are coming up in India in a big way have gone to another level because of this facility. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that the emerging trend of online medical jobs for doctors has changed the face of healthcare industry on the whole!Now every hospital claiming to be competent and using state-of-the-art world-class facilities has an independent department comprising doctors and a team including medical equipment who offer consultation online to remote patients who’ve taken treatment from their hospital or wish to come to take their treatment. This facility helps hospitals to attract patients from other cities too. Thus online jobs for doctors have proved to be a boon for the medical industry.

When doctors pursue healthcare jobs from home if offers them many benefits along. Their providing virtual medical assistance also proves to be very helpful for patients.

Benefits For doctors:

  • They can work from anywhere, anytime
  • They can now talk to patients, read their test reports, prescribe medicines online Docs can keep an eye on their patients all the time
  • Online medical jobs for doctors can spare them with many precious hours (save time), energy, and improve productivity and more….

Likewise benefits for patients are:

  • It is a highly convenient option for people running busy lives or immobile senior citizens
  • By finding doctors doing healthcare jobs from home patients can consult them from home, office or wherever they are
  • They can talk to doctors online over phone, send reports, keep them posted on day to day basis if need be
  • Don’t have to visit hospital or clinic physically

Besides those mentioned above there are many other benefits of offering and receiving online medical consultancy

Now the point to ponder over is that a patient can find doctors online for consultation by going to internet but how do these doctors find online jobs and patients? Well the simplest and most effective way to go about finding MBBS jobs that doctor can pursue online is that a candidate registers with a reliable recruitment agency that specializes in helping healthcare professionals. Curaa is one such medical recruitment agency that helps candidates find suitable placements in hospitals looking for doctors who can provide consultation online to their remote patients or who send them enquiries and medical problems via email.  All modern hospitals have that facility now and Curaa is in touch with all such hospitals and corporate healthcare set-ups that have openings for online medical jobs for doctors. Thus medical recruitment agencies prove to be extremely helpful and save you time by guiding you to the hospital that suits your preferences and profile.

3 pointers for DM Gastroenterology jobs– what is in it for you

3 pointers for DM Gastroenterology jobs– what is in it for you

Gastroenterology (GI) is a highly sensitive subject, involving synchronized physical and intellectual abilities. It focuses on the health of the gastrointestinal tract and the digestive system. Whether you are an experienced gastroenterologist or have recently accomplished DM or DNB in Gastroenterology, cheers to your tenacity and persistence. For a doctor looking for DM gastroenterology jobs, as a fresher or as an experienced Gastroenterologist Job search is not as easy a task. May be what you need today are three pointers to help you with your decision making, in this sub-specialty. Gastroenterology (GI) is a highly sensitive subject, involving synchronized physical and intellectual abilities. It focuses on the health of the gastrointestinal tract and the digestive system. Whether you are an experienced gastroenterologist or have recently accomplished DM or DNB in Gastroenterology, cheers to your tenacity and persistence. For a doctor looking for DM gastroenterology jobs, as a fresher or as an experienced Gastroenterologist Job search is not as easy a task. May be what you need today are three pointers to help you with your decision making, in this sub-specialty.

1) Salary in Gastroenterology:

The first thought for any individual, while looking for a career, is their reward. A career in Gastroenterology definitely comes with a very good start for a fresher and growth in revenue for an accomplished DM Gastroenterologist. A DM or DNB fresher could earn around 3.5 Lacs per month. However, for a successful gastroenterologist sky is the limit.

According to our assessments at CURAA, an average earning of a gastroenterologist is around 3.5 Lacs to 6 Lacs per month in India depending on experience.

2) Career prospects for doctors in Gastroenterology

As a DM Gastroenterologist, your career in this field can range anywhere between diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, and management of the diseases related to the gastrointestinal tract and liver. If you are someone with very high experience in this field your knowledge has the power to influence as a peer and to influence policies.

You can opt for various DM Gastroenterology jobs such as GI Physician, General gastroenterologist, GI Physician Assistant, Professor, Gastrointestinal Oncologist, Nutrition Specialist, Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Trialist or GI Physiology and Functional Bowel Specialist. You can also go through careers in Hepatology or Gerontology. Gerontology is very crucial for the generation that has brought us where we are today.

If you’re very analytically sound research needs you. One can publish findings from the effects of alcohol on the digestive system to epithelial disorders; from physical to physiological; from bench to bedside. Research in this field is being encouraged by well-renowned influencers such as World Gastroenterology Organisation, British Society of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterology Association, American Liver Foundation, American Cancer Society and Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America.

3) To apply for a Gastroenterologist job

a) LinkedIn

87% of recruiters depend on LinkedIn when it comes to hiring. Always stay equipped with an updated profile, displaying not just your experience but also a short and simple description about yourself. Do not forget to switch “On” the “Let recruiters know you’re open”. You can also connect with CURAA on LinkedIn to stay abreast with the latest openings and career developments.

b) Recruiters and HR

Recruiters, HR or job consultants are the go-to group to hear about openings, gain access to salary surveys and hiring data, and get an insight into hiring trends. Employ your networking skills to get in touch with them. For jobs in Gastroenterology, reach out to healthcare and medical recruitment portals like CURAA and apply for the relevant positions.

We at Curaa do understand that getting in touch with all the hospitals at a time is not easy. Also, applying for a job is not just a one-day procedure. To make it hassle-free, we suggest you contact us and lay on us the burden of introducing you to the hospital that fits your requirements. And if you’re an HR from a hospital seeking us, we would be happy to help you with the recruitment procedures.

A Systematic Approach to Finding Pediatric Oncology Jobs

A Systematic Approach to Finding Pediatric Oncology Jobs

Paediatric oncology covers all malignant conditions in infants, children, including teens suffering cancer that includes blood cancer; also commonly referred to as leukemia. Oncology Pediatrician treats and manages children and teens with cancers that may cover the following conditions:

  • Leukemia, lymphomas, brain tumors, bone tumors, and solid tumors;
  • Diseases related to blood cells that also include disorders or problems related to white cells, red cells, and platelets; and
  • Bleeding disorders

The specialist doctors involved in such care are called paediatric oncologists and paediatric hematologists.  If a child or teen is diagnosed with blood or brain cancer, paediatric oncologists evaluate and treat such a child / teen. Children with such cancers at such an early age require special care that a Paediatric oncologist learns from advanced theoretical knowledge and practical training besides experience that s/he gains through his/her years of practice. With rising cases of this condition across the world, scope for Pediatric oncology jobs is also on the rise. Paediatric oncologistisan expert, qualified doctor, who treats children and teens since birth through young adulthood.

Primary and advanced educational qualification to become a Paediatric specializing in children’s cancer includes MBBS, DCH, MD, and Fellowship from a recognized university that also includes a fixed period (or hours) of internship where the candidate is trained and given experience on the job under supervision of qualified and trained cancer specialists and paediatrics.  It generally includes 4 years of medical training, followed by 3 years of residency training as Pediatric  and then another 3 to 4 years of fellowship training in Pediatric oncology. For a qualified and experienced paediatric oncologist jobs one can apply in private or government hospitals, rehabilitation & research institutes etc.

If you are looking for paediatric jobs in any field the best way to go about scanning your choices and ensuring that you get to see the best jobs available in your field it is good to enroll with a placement agency that specializes in providing manpower to healthcare set-ups.  They have the storehouse of jobs in various cities and capacities to suit varying profiles. Till a few years ago a general physician was all that we had heard of and would go to for all our common ailments but now for anything and everything related to health issues we are referred to specialists. Likewise kids are referred to pediatrics; paediatric jobs are one such segment.

A placement agency specializing in medical field helps you to find the best jobs available in your field of expertise. If you happen to be a qualified oncologist and enroll with a placement agency they will show you the best jobs in oncology in your city or hospital of preference. Like, for a kids’ cancer specialist, the agency presents a list of best Paediatric oncology jobs they also offer choices to candidates with other qualifications and expectations. Curaa is one such recruitment agency that focuses on healthcare sector. Whether you are a dentist or looking for Paediatric oncology jobs or in any other field, all you have to do is visit their website, register free of cost, start scanning the job data to see what in it for you. When you find a suitable placement you can apply… all this can be done from the comfort of your home or office, from your mobile phone. They also have an active and helpful online assistance who respond to your emails and chats in real time! Visit Curaa to find your best bets in Paediatric Oncology jobs!

RMO Jobs in Mumbai – An Overview!

RMO Jobs in Mumbai – An Overview!

RMO or Resident Medical Officer is basically a doctor with administration and management skills and capabilities that help her or him to take on this responsibility and assist consultants on duty to deal with last minute emergencies.  Basic qualifications required for applying and being eligible for RMO jobs in Mumbai or any other city in India is an MBBS degree or equivalent. If MBBS is followed by a degree in Management it is highly preferred but not necessary.

Responsibilities & Duties in Prospects Interested in Finding RMO Jobs in Mumbai

RMO is responsible for studying and modifying patient’s drugs and diet at regular intervals which have been prescribed and recommended by doctor and surgeons looking after the patient. At the time of reviewing patient, it is RMO’s responsibility and duty tonsure dialysis adequacy & modifying therapy whenever necessary; improve patient’s clinical KPI’s; review and modify patient’s prescription at regular intervals based on how she or he is responding to drugs and course of treatment; whenever hospitals introduce new therapies, RMO may be asked to promoting new therapies amid patients and doctors to encourage them to take it up for faster or better results.

Thus, resident Medical Officer’s primary job is to facilitate medical assistance and provide immediate first line resuscitation to patient, look after visitor, patient, and staff management round the clock besides providing back-up support to consultants in the hospital. They are required to remain on the hospital site at all times. Meals and accommodation are provided free while as RMO is on duty; rules although may differ from hospitals to hospitals. So it is duty of an RMO to get clarity on all the information before applying for RMO Jobs in Mumbai or any city of one’s choice.

RMO job is extremely suitable for doctors who’re still studying or wish to pursue higher studies and wish to earn a reasonable salary to keep them going.

Before applying for medical officer jobs, a candidate ought to collect enough information about the hospital s/he’s applying. The profile of these jobs varies a great deal in terms of workload, clinical profile, etc. Also if one is applying for RMO jobs in corporate hospitals that have their set-ups in all major cities, the candidates can’t ignore the fact that they may be allocated or transferred to another city on being selected. Hence such job aspirants if they are looking for RMO vacancy in Mumbai, and are not willing to move out or relocate, they should select their hospitals where they are applying for RMO jobs carefully and even while being interviewed should bring it to the notice of interviews about their preference of city, if any.

An RMO or medical officer jobs are available in many modern private hospitals, government hospitals, medical healthcare centers, rehabilitation centers, research centers, and so on. Candidates can keep a tab on newspapers, medical journals, etc. to find jobs as RMO. One of the effective methods to find RMO jobs is also to register with recruitment agencies specializing in medical healthcare recruitment. Curaa is a highly professional recruitment agency that specializes in providing healthcare jobs to aspirants looking for a career in hospitals and other related medical and research institutes. It helps these centers to find suitable candidates as per their requirements on one hand; and on the other it helps candidates with relevant skills to find placement in the city and hospital of their choice. So if you are looking for RMO jobs in Mumbai or elsewhere, your best chances await you as you register with Curaa.

Curaa is a Healthcare Professional Placement Portal with an extensive database of locally based doctors.