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2 . 2023



This article discusses the importance of developing digital competencies of medical workers in the context of the overall digitalization of Russian healthcare. It focuses on the use of digital skills in the daily practice of healthcare professionals and their relevance in the current and future clinical practice. The issues of the influence of artificial intelligence on medicine and the role of the doctor in the future are discussed.

Keywords:digital competencies; medical education; artificial intelligence; soft skills; telemedicine; cyber security

Funding. The study had no sponsor support.

Conflict of interest. The authors declare no conflict of interest.

For citation: Kazanfarova M.А., Prirodova O.F., Ardashirova N.S. Development of digital competencies of medical workers. Meditsinskoe obrazovanie i professional’noe razvitie [Medical education and professional development]. 2023; 14 (2): 109–22. DOI: (in Russian)


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Balkizov Zalim Zamirovich
Secretary General of the Russian Society of Medical Education Specialists, Director of the Institute of Training of Medical Education Specialists of the Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Professional Education, 125993, Moscow, Russian Federation, Professor of the Department of Vocational Education and Educational Technologies of the N.I. Pirogov RNIMU of the MOH of Russia, CEO of GEOTAR-Med, Advisor President of the National Medical Chamber, Moscow, Russian Federation

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