Become a Medgate telemedicine practitioner

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Working for Medgate

When you work for Medgate as a telemedicine practitioner, you can be there wherever your patients need you – around the clock and on a very flexible part-time or full-time basis. Whether you work in the Medgate Tele Clinic or directly from home. Questions? We are happy to inform you about your individual opportunities.

What we offer

  • Digital home office in Switzerland, Germany or Spain – the choice is yours
  • Flexible part-time or full-time basis (40–100%)
  • Fixed working hours
  • Attractive salaries
  • Paid introductory training in Basel

What makes working for Medgate so special?

Help to shape the future of digital health and healthcare. As a telemedicine practitioner, you use modern technology in a supportive way and can concentrate entirely on advising and treating your patients.

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Not sure if you want to join us in shaping the future of telemedicine and digital health? We are happy to give you more information about this exciting field of work and our innovative working conditions.

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Discover the advantages of working for Medgate first-hand during a face-to-face chat with a Medgate doctor – live via video chat, and with 100% doctor’s confidentiality.

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Are you interested in learning more about your individual opportunities at Medgate or do you have any questions? Then don’t hesitate to get in touch. Or just send us your application.

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As a doctor in a home office

Emina Sokocevic (46) works for Medgate as a doctor in her home office. This internist gives us an insight into her fascinating and variety-rich profession.

Correct classification of symptoms

Equipped with a headset, Emina Sokocevic sits in her home office in front of a computer. She is noting down the symptoms of illness experienced by the patient caller. An elderly man has called Medgate because his eyes are red and itchy. A member of the patient reception staff has already asked him to send pictures of his eyes via email or the app. Based on the picture and the described complaints, it now quickly becomes clear to Sokocevic that the patient has conjunctivitis. The experienced doctor writes a prescription for anti-inflammatory medication and faxes it directly to the pharmacy nearest the patient. A certificate of incapacity for work could also be issued if required, but that is not necessary in this case. After the teleconsultation, and with the patient's consent, she sends the entire treatment plan to the patient via email, along with instructions on how to take the medication correctly. After a few days, the doctor will call him once again to check whether the symptoms have abated, or whether the therapy has to be adjusted.

Every call is different

"There are also cases that are more complicated though," says Sokocevic. "For example, when someone with potential pneumonia, shortness of breath or chest pains calls." It is then more difficult to treat the patient remotely and she refers them to a specialist. "Sometimes, patients simply call for a second opinion," Sokocevic adds. The work is highly diverse and encompasses syndromes from all areas of medicine, involving both adults and children. She also finds it linguistically very interesting and enriching, as patients who speak foreign languages also call. With each call, her task is to purposefully gain an understanding of the situation and to act accordingly.

Breaking new ground

Emina Sokocevic studied medicine in Munich and spent many years working as an emergency doctor in various accident and emergency, and intensive care units. Sokocevic started working for Medgate one year ago. "It was a big change for me at first, no longer having the patients in front of me physically," says Sokocevic. "It makes me happy to also be able to help patients over the phone, and to actually save some lives, even without direct contact."

Join us and become a telemedicine practitioner at Medgate

Are you a doctor looking for a new challenge? Talk to us: Make an appointment with one of our doctors and directly inform yourself about the advantages of working for Medgate. Schedule an appointment for a face-to-face chat – from doctor to Medgate doctor.