ESIC IMO Syllabus 2018: To all the candidates who wish to prepare for the ESIC examination, here is the ESIC Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) Syllabus 2019. Candidates would be able to find all the subject related information and the paper pattern as well.
There is a total of 771 vacancies for the post of Insurance Medical Officer. Candidates are requested to check the official website @ www.esic.nic.in. We have also attached the pdf provided by the regulatory authority in this article.
Insurance Medical Officer Grade II (allopathic) Applicants are requested to check all the details below so that they can prepare well for the stages of selection. Note that there are 2 stages and both are equally important. Further, the qualifying marks differ category wise and are also mentioned below.
ESIC IMO Syllabus 2018-19 is vast and needs sheer practice. All in total there are 5 subjects that include many topics and sub-topics as well. Please read all the details carefully and stay connected to us on this page so you can grab all that is important.
ESIC Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) Recruitment
|Recruitment Board||Employees State Insurance Corporation|
|Location/State||All Over India|
|Application Last Date||10th November 2018|
|Selection Process||Written Exam – Objective
|Insurance Medical Officer Exam Date||Yet to be declared|
|Insurance Medical Officer Admit Card release date||10 to 15 days before the exam|
ESIC Insurance Medical Officer 2018 – 19 selection procedure
- Candidates applying for the post of Insurance Medical Officer Grade II (allopathic) shall clear 2 stages in order to get enrolled with ESIC.
- The selection procedure includes a written examination followed by an interview for all the eligible aspirants.
- The IMO written examination however covers 200 marks in total.
- On the basis of performance provided in the Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) 2018 a final list will be prepared for round 2 that is interview
- While the written examination is of 200 marks, personal interview consists 50 marks.
- Centre for Insurance Medical Officer Grade II (allopathic) will be decided by the authority and candidates must be notified about it through SMS or calls
- Qualifying marks for Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) written examination differs for each category: 45% – general category, 40% – OBC, 35% – SC/ST, and 30% – PWD.
ESIC Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) 2019 Exam Pattern
|Section Name||Subjects||Number Of Questions|
|Section I: General Medicine & Paediatrics (100 Marks)||1. General Medicine||80 Questions|
|2. Pediatrics||20 Questions|
|Section II: Surgery, Gynaecology & Obstetrics & Preventive & Social Medicine (100 Marks)||1. Surgery||34 Questions|
|2. Gynaecology & Obstetrics||33 Questions|
|3. Preventive & Social Medicine||33 Questions|
- Please note that all the questions carry one mark each. The Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) written examination is computer-based and would be objective type.
ESICInsurance Medical Officer Syllabus 2018-19
Section I – General Medicine and Pediatrics
(1) General Medicine (includes 80 Questions)
(ii) Respiratory diseases
(viii) Metabolic disorders
(ix) Infections/Communicable Diseases
(xi) Diseases of the skin (Dermatology)
(xii) Musculoskelatal System
(xv) Emergency Medicine
(xvi) Common Poisoning
(xvii) Snake bite
(xviii) Tropical Medicine
(xix) Critical Care Medicine
(xx) Emphasis on medical procedures
(xxi) Patho physiological 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 Schizoprenia.
(2) Pediatrics (includes 20 Questions)
(i) Common childhood emergencies,
(ii) Basic new born care,
(iii) Normal developmental milestones,
(iv) Accidents and poisonings in children,
(v) Birth defects and counseling including autism,
(vi) Immunization in children,
(vii) Recognizing children with special needs and management, and
(viii) National programmes related to child health
Section II – Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics and Preventive & Social Medicine
(1) Surgery (includes 34 Questions)
(Surgery including ENT, Ophthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopedics)
(I) General Surgery
vii) Head and neck
xiii) Abdominal wall
xiv) Abdominal injuries
(II) Urological Surgery
(III) Neuro Surgery
(IV) Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T.
(V) Thoracic surgery
(VI) Orthopedic surgery
(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 patho-physiology and management.
(2) GYNAECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS (includes 33 Questions)
iii) Post-natal conditions
menstruation and fertilization
iii) Questions on infections in genital tract
vii) High risk pregnancy and management
(c) FAMILY PLANNING
iii) Operative procedure, sterilization and
organization of programmes in the
urban and rural surroundings
(3) PREVENTIVE SOCIAL AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE (includes 33 Questions)
I Social and Community Medicine
II Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive
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
X Occupational Health
XI Genetics and Health
XII International Health
XIII Medical Sociology and Health Education
XIV Maternal and Child Health
XV National Programmes
XVI Management of common health problems
XVII Ability to monitor national health programmes
XVIII Knowledge of maternal and child wellness
XIX Ability to recognize, investigate, report
ESIC Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) Grade II 2018-19 final scores selection
|IMO Recruitment||ESIC IMO Recruitment 2018-19|
|Admit Card||Download ESIC IMO Exam Admit Card 2018|
|Result||Check your ESIC IMO Exam Result 2018|
|Official Website||CLICK HERE|
We hope the above set of information regarding the ESIC IMO Exam Syllabus 2018 is as per the requirements to prepare for the IMO written examination and interview. Ensure that you cover all the topics. Practice makes perfect and hence keep revising so that you crack the test. Also, use the comment section below to enter all your doubts and questions. Best of luck!