Resident Physician

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General summary

This an entry-level position that receives training from a more experienced Physician and provides professional medical care of assigned patients and may practice in one or a combination of medical fields including primary care, acute care, internal medicine, geriatrics, and forensics. 

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of the principles and practices of general medicine and the methods and procedures utilized in diagnosing and treating a variety of diseases.  Ability to apply the principles and practices of medical science.

Typical qualifications

Temporary or active licensure and enrollment in a residency-training program through an accredited university.

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