Have a high level of social interaction.
They constantly talk with patients, parents, and medical staff.
Always work indoors.
Must be very exact and accurate in performing their job. This is very important because very serious mistakes could risk patients' health.
- Work more than 40 hours per week.
preparation and or/training
have a high school diploma or equivalent
have a bachelor’s degree
graduate from medical school
complete an internship
- pass a state licensing exam
5 important skils
Speak clearly so listeners can understand.
Understand spoken information.
Listen to others and ask questions.
- Understand written information.
complete a residency program in pediatrics
- pass additional exams to become board certified.