UNAIR NEWS – “Patients are the Best Teachers for Us”. It was stated by Indrianto Wiryo Pranoto, dr., a new doctor who has just inaugurated with his colleagues on Wednesday, January 18.
The inauguration was held after they did their residential practices for two years in Dr. Soetomo Hospital (RSDS). For two years, Indrianto and the other doctors treat patients under supervision of each department. Before that, they had four years pre clinical education in Medicine program, Faculty of Medicine (FK) Universitas Airlangga.
His statement which says that patients are the best teachers was supported by Head of General Service Division of RSDS Doctor Harsono. In his address, he reminded the newly inaugurated doctors to always prioritize patients’ interests.
“The patients must get the best knowledge from us. They have the rights to get quality service and new doctors should give that patient health rights in a form of excellent service,” said Doctor Harsono in the First Inauguration of Doctors in 2017 in FK Hall.
Dean of FK Prof. Dr. Soetojo, dr., Sp.U, in his address said that since a century of its establishment, FK UNAIR has graduated about ten thousand students. As of now, the number of general doctors graduated by FK has reached 9,765 . For this inauguration there were 14 new doctors inaugurated by Dean of FK.
Vice Rector I UNAIR Prof. Djoko Santoso, Ph.D., dr., Sp.PD., K-GH., FINASIM, who was also present in the occasion hoped that the doctors can study further.
“Make plans to take specialist, sub-specialist and doctoral degree to improve medical field,” said Djoko. (*)
Author: Defrina Sukma S.
Editor: Binti Q. Masruroh