Med School- Medically related Interview Questions

Medically Related Questions:

  1. What do you think will be your greatest challenge in completing medical school or learning how to be a doctor?
  2. In your view, what is the most pressing problem facing medicine today?
  3. What are the pros and cons to our health-care system?
  4. If you had the power, what changes would you make to our health-care system?
  5. What is your opinion of HMOs and PPOs?
  6. Do doctors make too much money?
  7. Is it ethical for doctors to strike?
  8. What is the Hippocratic Oath?
  9. What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?
  10. Should fetal tissue be used to treat disease (i.e. Parkinson's)?
  11. If you were a doctor and an under age girl asked you for the Pill (or an abortion) and she did not want to tell her parents, what would you do?
  12. Should doctors be allowed to `pull the plug' on terminally ill patients?
  13. If a patient is dying from a bleed, would you transfuse blood if you knew they would not approve (i.e. Jehovah Witness)?
  14. What do you think you will like most about medicine?
  15. What do you think you will like least about medicine?
  16. Expect questions concerning what you think about ethics and healthcare (e.g., abortion, cloning, euthanasia).
  17. Be prepared to discuss managed healthcare and changes in the US healthcare system.
  18. How are you a match for our medical school?
  19. Would you perform abortions as a doctor? Under what conditions?
  20. What are three things you want to change about yourself?
  21. How would you describe the relationship between science and medicine?

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