MAMC Journal of Medical Sciences

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Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 204--210

Workplace-Based Assessment: A Real-Time Assessment Tool


Kirti Singh, Arshi Singh 
 Guru Nanak Eye Centre, Maulana Azad Medical College and associated hospitals, New Delhi, India

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Dr. Kirti Singh
Guru Nanak Eye Centre, Maulana Azad Medical College and associated hospitals, New Delhi
India

Workplace-based assessment (WPBA) is a method of assessment which measures working of a healthcare professional when performing his duties. The shift in undergraduate medical education to competency-based medical education in curriculum of India makes this WPBA a very attractive option of evaluation, as it measures competency outcomes in real-time scenarios on patients. This article discusses the strengths of WPBA, its lacunae, its essential components of direct observation, conduction at workplace, and constructive, immediate feedback. It also details the methodology, types, utility index, strengths, and lacunae of WPBA along with strategies to improve implementation.


How to cite this article:
Singh K, Singh A. Workplace-Based Assessment: A Real-Time Assessment Tool.MAMC J Med Sci 2021;7:204-210


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Singh K, Singh A. Workplace-Based Assessment: A Real-Time Assessment Tool. MAMC J Med Sci [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 Jan 21 ];7:204-210
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