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  1. Challenges and problems young doctors face in health centers J. Jääskeläinen, I. Virjo Medical school University of Tampere Finland

  2. Respondents • 90 doctors • median age 28 years • on average 6 months in a health centerafter graduation

  3. Question: • “What are the main challenges and problems when working in a health center?”

  4. Not enough time • hurry, • pressed for time • 58/90 mentioned

  5. Control over work • type of work, tasks • amount of work • how things are done • 28/90 mentioned

  6. Specialist consultations • not available • hard to reach • take too much time • 17/90 mentioned

  7. Support from GPs • not at all • not enough • afraid to bother • no planned time for meetings

  8. Working alone • the only doctor • little contact • other professionals • responsibility not shared • 15/90 mentioned

  9. Wrong kind of patients • social problems • multiple health problems • unnecessary visits, minor ailments • do not get better • do not follow doctors advice

  10. Feelings Doctor • uncertainty • inadequacy Patients • demanding • no appreciation

  11. What should change? • resources • organization

  12. Conclusions • Enough time • Control over work • Support • Coping with different patients • Realistic goals