Combined Medical Officer Examination 2022-UPSC Medical Officer Vacancy2022, the application is open for the recruitment of Medical Practitioners in government departments.
The details have been provided below, candidate who has pursued MBBS or is pursuing MBBS in their last semester can apply for the posts.
UPSC-Combined Medical Officer 2022 Schedule
Application Closes 26 April 2022
Date of Exam 17 July 2022
Medical UPSC Officers UPSC Vacancies 2022
Medical Officers Grade in General Duty Medical Officers Sub-cadre In Central Health Service
Number of Vacancies 314 Vacancies
Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railway 300 Vacancies
General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council 03 Vacancies
General duty Medical Officer Gr-II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation – and South Delhi Municipal Corporation 70 Vacancies
A candidate for this examination must not have attained the age of 32 years as on 1st August, 2022, i.e.
the candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1990.
However, for Medical Officers Grade in General Duty Medical Officers Sub cadre of Central Health Services
the upper age limit must not exceed 35 (thirty-five years) on the aforesaid cut-off date
Conditions of Eligibility:
Nationality A candidate must be either:
a Citizen of India,
(b) a subject of Nepal,
(c) a subject of Bhutan,
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January,
1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India. or (e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Medical Officer UPSC Vacancy 2022 For admission to the examination a candidate should have passed the written and practical parts of the final M.B.B.S. Examination.
A candidate who has appeared or has yet to appear at the final M.B.B.S. The examination may also apply.
Such candidates will be admitted to the examination if otherwise eligible but the admission would be deemed to be provisional and subject to cancellation
if they do not produce proof of having passed the written and practical part of the final M.B.B.S. Examination along with the detailed application will be required to be submitted to the Commission by the candidates who qualify on the result of the written examination
A candidate who has not completed an internship
A candidate who has yet to complete the compulsory rotating internship is educationally eligible for admission to the examination but on selection
he/she will be appointed only after he/she has completed the compulsory rotating internship.
SC/ST /PwBD are exempted
Mode of Payment
You can deposit the fee by cash in any branch of SBI or by using the net banking facility of the State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card or by using Internet Banking of SBI.
Combined Medical Officer Examination 2022 SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
The examination shall be conducted according to the following plan:-
Part-I WRITTEN EXAMINATION – (500 marks)
The candidates will take the written examination in two Papers, each Paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks. Each Paper will be of two hours duration.
Part-II Personality Test: (100 Marks):
A personality test carries 100 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the results of the written examination.
(A) Written Examination:
1. The components and syllabi of two Papers and the weightage to different components in the two papers are given below: –
- Paper I Maximum Marks: 250 General Medicine and Paediatrics:
- Total questions in Paper I = 120 (96 from General Medicine and 24 from Paediatrics);
Syllabus of Paper-I
(a) General Medicine including the following:
(ii) Respiratory diseases
(viii) Metabolic disorders 14
(ix) Infections/Communicable Diseases a) Virus b) Rickets c) Bacterial d) Spirochetal e) Protozoan f) Metazoan g) Fungus (x) Nutrition/Growth (xi) Diseases of the skin (Dermatology) (xii) Musculoskeletal System (xiii) Psychiatry (xiv) General (xv) Emergency Medicine (xvi) Common Poisoning (xvii) Snakebite (xviii) Tropical Medicine (xix) Critical Care Medicine (xx) Emphasis on medical procedures (xxi) Pathophysiological basis of diseases (xxii) Vaccines preventable diseases and Non-vaccines preventable diseases (xxiii) Vitamin deficiency diseases (xxiv) In psychiatry include – Depression, psychosis, anxiety, bipolar diseases and Schizophrenia. Medical Officer UPSC Vacancy 2022
(b) Pediatrics include the following –
(i) Common childhood emergencies, (ii) Basic newborn care, (iii) Normal developmental milestones, (iv) Accidents and poisonings in children, (v) Birth defects and counselling including autism, (vi) Immunization in children, (vii) Recognizing children with special needs and management, and (viii) National programmed related to child health.
Paper-II Maximum Marks: 250
- Gynaecology & Obstetrics
- Preventive & Social Medicine
- Total questions in Paper II = 120 (40 questions from each part.)
Syllabus of Paper-II
(a) Surgery (Surgery including ENT, Ophthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics) (I) General Surgery i) Wounds ii) Infections iii) Tumours iv) Lymphatic v) Blood vessels vi) Cysts/sinuses vii) Head and neck viii) Breast ix) Alimentary tract a) Oesophagus b) Stomach c) Intestines d) Anus e) Developmental 15 x) Liver, Bile, Pancreas xi) Spleen xii) Peritoneum xiii) Abdominal wall xiv) Abdominal injuries (II) Urological Surgery (III) Neuro Surgery (IV) Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T. (V) Thoracic surgery (VI) Orthopedic surgery (VII) Ophthalmology (VIII) Anesthesiology (IX) Traumatology (X) Diagnosis and management of common surgical ailments (XI) Pre-operative and post-operative care of surgical patients (XII) Medicolegal and ethical issues of surgery (XIII) Wound healing (XIV) Fluid and electrolyte management in surgery (XV) Shock pathophysiology and management.
(b) GYNAECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS (I) OBSTETRICS i) Ante-natal conditions ii) Intra-natal conditions iii) Post-natal conditions iv) Management of normal labours or complicated labour
(II) GYNAECOLOGY i) Questions on applied anatomy ii) Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization iii) Questions on infections in the genital tract iv) Questions on neoplasma in the genital tract v) Questions on the displacement of the uterus vi) Normal delivery and safe delivery practices vii) High-risk pregnancy and management viii) Abortions ix) Intra Uterine growth retardation x) Medicolegal examination in obgy and Gynae including Rape.
(III) FAMILY PLANNING i) Conventional contraceptives ii) U.D. and oral pills iii) Operative procedure, sterilization and organization of programmes in the urban and rural surroundings iv) Medical Termination of Pregnancy (
c) PREVENTIVE SOCIAL AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE
I Social and Community Medicine
II Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine
III Health Administration and Planning
IV General Epidemiology
V Demography and Health Statistics
VI Communicable Diseases
VII Environmental Health
VIII Nutrition and Health
IX Non-communicable diseases AND Occupational Health
XI Genetics and Health
XII International Health
XIII Medical Sociology and Health Education
XIV Maternal and Child Health
XV National Programmed
XVI Management of common health problems 16
XVII Ability to monitor national health program
XVIII Knowledge of maternal and child wellness
XIX Ability to recognize, investigate, report, plan and manage community health problems including malnutrition and emergencies.
The written examination in both the papers will be complete of objective (Multiple choice answers) type. The Question Papers (Test Booklets) will be set in English only
Penalty for wrong answers:
Candidates should note that there will be a penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers