Attitudes, Ethics, Responsibilities AER16

(How the ophthalmologist approaches their practice)
With appropriate attitudes, ethics and understanding of responsibilities, in particular:

Title

Prioritisation

Code

AER16

Learning Outcome

  • Carry out responsibilities in a timely manner, prioritising urgent and important tasks.
  • Recognise stress in yourself and others.
  • Develop your resilience by adapting to stress and adversity.
Overview
  • Reflect on when you last found it difficult to fit everything you had to do into the time available and how you coped on that occasion.
  • Reflect on which activities you should give priority to when time is short at work.
  • Reflect on whether it is possible for you to avoid stressful situations without shirking your responsibilities.
  • Reflect on when it is appropriate to delegate tasks to others, or simply ask for help.
  • Develop coping mechanisms to deal with stressful events.
  • Identify potential sources of support in your Department, Trust and Deanery for times of stress.

Assessment

MSF Part 2 FRCOphth

Feedback likely from
Medical staff, Allied Health Professional (nurse, optometrist, orthoptists), secretarial and clerical staff

Target Year of Achievement

Year 1 (annual review)

Related Learning Outcomes

AER6 AER7 PM2

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