How is life as a doctor in Singapore? - Page 397 - Salary.sg Forums
Salary.sg Forums  

Go Back   Salary.sg Forums > The Salary.sg Discussion Forums: > Income and Jobs

Income and Jobs Discuss jobs, career options and of course salaries




How is life as a doctor in Singapore?

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #3961 (permalink)  
Old 21-06-2022, 05:12 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Coming back to work in SG with GP qualifications in UK

Hi there,

Is there a big pay difference (in both private and public sector) of working in Singapore with or without a GP qualification from overseas?

Am currently studying in the UK at the moment and considering whether to finish GP (3years) before coming back to work as I've heard that family medicine (aka GP in the UK) is getting increasingly difficult to get into.

Thanks alot!

Reply With Quote
  #3962 (permalink)  
Old 21-06-2022, 08:05 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Hi there,

Is there a big pay difference (in both private and public sector) of working in Singapore with or without a GP qualification from overseas?

Am currently studying in the UK at the moment and considering whether to finish GP (3years) before coming back to work as I've heard that family medicine (aka GP in the UK) is getting increasingly difficult to get into.

Thanks alot!
In the pte GP market having a MRCGP will make no difference to your salary.

In the public sector having a MRCGP is also not much use since they only recognize MMed Fam Med as specialist family physician qualifications.

So if you have your mind set on coming back to SG might as well come back ASAP.

Reply With Quote
  #3963 (permalink)  
Old 21-06-2022, 12:38 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Can I ask for doctors who left for private after their training and bond, but subsequently found that they don't like it, will they be accepted back to the public sector? (Referring to those who completed full training , not those who broke bond of course)
And asking from perspective of both specialist (i.e those who left after serving at least few years as consultant) and family physician (those who completed mmed/fellowship)
I donít see why not.
There have been cases of returning specialists and FPs.
If you are fully qualified and no bad blood / not burnt your bridges, I donít see why not.

Reply With Quote
  #3964 (permalink)  
Old 21-06-2022, 04:21 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Hi there,

Is there a big pay difference (in both private and public sector) of working in Singapore with or without a GP qualification from overseas?

Am currently studying in the UK at the moment and considering whether to finish GP (3years) before coming back to work as I've heard that family medicine (aka GP in the UK) is getting increasingly difficult to get into.

Thanks alot!
work as what?
a gp /fp?
u take UK mrcgp need 5 years.
2 foundation year plus 3 training
by the time u come back is year 6 liao.
u come back is conditional reg also.

only raffles can take u in private on c reg.
no polyclinic will take u direct becuae no one knows u.
u can only join mohh who might not post u to polyclinic.
u want to go back to being a mo in gen med unit?

ya. surprisingly fam med v difficult to get in now.
it's 5 applicants per spot.
even dean lister applying now.

hallelujah.


Primary School English Grammar and Vocabulary Drills
Primary School English Grammar and Vocabulary Drills


SG Bus Timing App
SG Bus Timing App - the best bus app - available on iOS and Android


SGX Stocks Android App - check share prices
SGX Stocks [Android] App - check latest share prices on the go


SGX Stocks for iPad - check latest Singapore share prices
SGX Stocks [iPad] app
| SGX Stocks [iPhone] app
Reply With Quote
  #3965 (permalink)  
Old 22-06-2022, 11:29 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Raffles medical

Hello does any one know how much raffles medical pay the basic GP? Also how much would they pay raffles hospital perm staff A&E? And raffles medical hospital MO? (Do they even exist)
Reply With Quote
  #3966 (permalink)  
Old 23-06-2022, 12:13 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Hello does any one know how much raffles medical pay the basic GP? Also how much would they pay raffles hospital perm staff A&E? And raffles medical hospital MO? (Do they even exist)
What you mean when you ask "Do they even exist"?
Reply With Quote

  #3967 (permalink)  
Old 23-06-2022, 07:29 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Hello does any one know how much raffles medical pay the basic GP? Also how much would they pay raffles hospital perm staff A&E? And raffles medical hospital MO? (Do they even exist)
20k for gp
a&e if u do night shift also 20k
mo is 12 to 15k.
Reply With Quote
  #3968 (permalink)  
Old 23-06-2022, 10:25 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
20k for gp
a&e if u do night shift also 20k
mo is 12 to 15k.
sot ah where got so much. raffles anchor is about 12~13k
Reply With Quote
  #3969 (permalink)  
Old 23-06-2022, 05:11 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
sot ah where got so much. raffles anchor is about 12~13k
cos u not good enough
Reply With Quote
  #3970 (permalink)  
Old 24-06-2022, 12:50 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2020
Posts: 33
Aneano is on a distinguished road
Default

Medical tourism is very developed in Singapore, patients from all over the world come here for treatment.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What work-life balance? Salary.sg Income and Jobs 3 04-08-2022 11:49 PM
What happened to Life Sciences? Salary.sg Education and Personal Growth 50 22-05-2013 12:58 PM

» 30 Recent Threads
Factual Local Bank Salaries - DBS... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
960 Replies, 601,515 Views
GovTech Tech Associate Program... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
341 Replies, 120,333 Views
Compare civil service salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
14,593 Replies, 9,239,744 Views
Lawyer Salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
17,431 Replies, 6,717,259 Views
ST Electronics ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,983 Replies, 898,596 Views
Career as Teacher ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
5,816 Replies, 3,665,377 Views
Polytechnic lecturer salary range ( 1 2 3)
29 Replies, 82,429 Views
Q: Big4 - Yearly salary increment ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
8,698 Replies, 2,615,183 Views
Ex-MOE Teachers ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
239 Replies, 265,510 Views
Roles in accenture singapore ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
5,261 Replies, 1,054,567 Views
How is life as a doctor in... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,081 Replies, 2,003,455 Views
SIA AO grades ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
90 Replies, 33,696 Views
Engineer Pay ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
503 Replies, 261,504 Views
crypto trading tech roles
9 Replies, 2,021 Views
Civil Svc/ Statboard - Typical... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,400 Replies, 2,400,361 Views
DBS ACE Programme ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
34 Replies, 4,050 Views
DSTA (under Mindef) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,210 Replies, 925,595 Views
MAS for Mid Career Professionals ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,193 Replies, 548,582 Views
High Finance Thread ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,359 Replies, 293,408 Views
HDB (under MND) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
486 Replies, 447,051 Views
MINDEF DXO (All FAQ on it) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,650 Replies, 3,193,477 Views
Working Culture in IRAS ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
66 Replies, 117,283 Views
LTA (Land Transport Authority) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
138 Replies, 138,999 Views
DBS BANK Interview replies ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
433 Replies, 334,258 Views
GovTech ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,272 Replies, 923,957 Views
DBS tech seed programme ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,400 Replies, 653,657 Views
For those with 2-5 YOE, what is... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
994 Replies, 218,765 Views
NCS (SingTel subsidiary) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,038 Replies, 673,009 Views
Work culture in IHiS ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
345 Replies, 239,140 Views
Micron starting pay ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
525 Replies, 189,944 Views
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2



All times are GMT +8. The time now is 12:34 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2