Trainee doctors to get lessons in leadership

Scott, Anna
October 2008
People Management;10/16/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p10
The article reports on a competency framework for medical students in England and Wales proposed by the National Health Service (NHS) Institute for Innovation and Improvement, which identifies the required leadership skills at different stages of their training. Students will be expected to demonstrate competency in several areas, including working with others. Trainees will be taught managerial skills through medical scenarios, clinical placements, peer interaction and group learning.


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