ST3 Trauma and Orthopaedic Interview Interactive and Communication Station
In this station you will be observed interacting with actors who will role-play a scenario with you. There are two parts to the scenario each lasting approximately 7.5 minutes. Scoring is done independently by two assessors.
- default_titleThe Interactive Station tends to be what separates the very best candidates. Preparation can be challenging and it is recommended that you look back through your MRCS and medical school communication skills notes.
- default_titleScenarios tested are designed to be realistic and it is important that you remain calm, employ active listening and try to reach a satisfactory conclusion within the timeframe.
- default_titleOur Question Bank features a comprehensive guide to structuring and communicating in a way that will score you maximum points.
- default_titleScenarios often fall into 'types' of communication skills such as breaking bad news, dealing with an angry relative, dealing with a failing colleague or explaining a diagnosis.
- default_titleOur Interview Course uses actors and scenarios to simulate the Interactive Station and improve your communication skills prior to the real interview.
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