medical officer working hours

Discussion in 'Professionally Qualified, RAMC and QARANC' started by medic-matt, Aug 1, 2008.

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  1. Im just wondering how many hours a newly qualified medical officer is expected to work?

    is it the standard full day mon,tues, thurs and half day weds and fri ? or more like a civvy Dr ?

    cheers
     
  2. Ventress

    Ventress LE Moderator

    Is this a WAH?
     
  3. what does WAH mean?
     
  4. Think u picked the WAH well there venty old boy
     
  5. Ventress

    Ventress LE Moderator

    Quote from the ARRSEpedia:

    Verbal response to a bone question asked by a superior. Bone questions asked by juniors are dealt with differently.

    Further to earlier explanations, within the British Army, also used in response to an answer to an obvious question. This is a question that you have set the other person up to answer. Can become quite frustrating as you become paranoid answering any question in case it is a Wah!

    Steve: "Is that a can of beer in your hand Bill?"

    Bill: "Yeah!"

    Steve: "Wah!"

    Bill: "Bugger, been Wah'd again!"


    The fact MO's are very economical in their labours would tell you a story. :wink: