Respond to patients’medical problems by referring to their history, carrying outdiagnosis, treatment, counseling and referral, wherenecessary.
Order lab tests and interpret thetest results.
Maintain confidentiality andimpartiality at all times.
Collect, record andmaintain sensitive patient information such as examination results,medical history and reports.
Explain procedures or prescribedtreatments to patients.
Liaise with medicalprofessionals in the community and hospitals.
Promote health education in conjunction with other healthprofessionals.
Meet targets set by governmentfor specified treatments eg. child immunization.
Discuss and evaluate new pharmaceutical products withpharmaceutical representatives.
Keepup-to-date with medical developments, treatment andmedication.
Teach at hospitals and medicalschools, and observe and assess the work of trainee doctors andmedical students.