Combined medical service exam (CMSE) is conducted by UPSC to recruit medical officers for so many government organizations. The exam has its eligibility criteria and age limit that include MBBS and 32 years respectively. This is conducted for the MBBS students who can serve the country’s government organizations by offering medical care. It is to recruit Medical Officers for central government organizations like Health Service, Municipal Corporation of Delhi, Indian Ordanance Factory, Central Health Service, Indian Railways, etc.
The recruited medical officers are supposed to offer comprehensive healthcare to the employees worked under government or retired employees of the same. There are so many students who ask about the exact Job Responsibilities after combined medical service exam. Here in this guide, we have mentioned all about it.
If you qualify CMSE exam, you are recruited and posted in any central department. You are supposed to do medical duties as performed by any doctor. Indian Govt. can send you to any department to serve its employees, retired employees and their dependants. There are so many posts like general duty doctors, medical officers and other posts that you can get. A medical officer is responsible for allotting duties to the medical staff and makes sure smooth running of OPD as well. A medical officer makes arrangements to distribute work at the time of emergency. He manages his staff in normal OPD hours. He is allowed to organize laboratory services.
If you are selected as Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in railway, you have to do OPD, night duty, ward duty, emergency duty and much more. You are supposed to do on call duty for railway passengers as well. You can be called on work any time as OPD remains open. You should be within 8 KM radius only as your help may be required any time. You will get all the benefits as other central government employees get when it comes to accommodations, bonus, salary and other things. The salary scale will be 15 to 40K. There will be a probation period and you will be permanent after successfully completion of probation period. The job responsibilities are to attend outpatient and indoor wards patients daily.
A medical officer in any government sector is accountable for offering health care to the employees and their dependants. Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Services may have pay scale 15 to 40 K and they are posted as medical officer in any dispensary or ordnance factory hospital in the country. The job responsibilities of such officers include attending patients in emergencies, outpatients and inpatients. They offer medical examination, occupational health and normal administration of medical department.
If you are selected as medical officer for Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services the pay scale will be the same. You can be posted anywhere in India in any hospital, dispensary or health body. You will be offering services required by such organizations. This is how a medical officer has to offer his/her services as per the area and post.
This is a reputable and noble occupation and pay scale is also good. Once you get selected in it, you will get to know more about the benefits of it.
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