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The Sims 3 doctor profession is for Sims who are ambitious and ready for a fast-paced life. Ideally, those in this profession will be striving to achieve World Renowned Surgeon. To have the doctor career track, The Sims 3 Ambitions is necessary.
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Best Traits for Doctors
Sims who want to be a doctor should choose certain traits. Having these traits will make the journey to MD and World Renowned Surgeon a little easier. The genius trait is probably a given, but many overlook it. This trait will make learning the necessities a bit easier and makes gaining logic faster. Doctors can also benefit from the charismatic trait and the ambitious trait. These two traits will help make the doctor more likable and help him earn things like promotions and raises. Ambition also increases wish-related lifetime happiness points. Doctors will work a lot so the workaholic trait can be useful to help him get through those long days and stay in a good mood. The good trait and bookworm trait are also beneficial, but more so the bookworm trait. This is because reading is a necessary part of the medical career track if a Sim hopes to get past level four. The insane trait is sometimes appropriate as well.
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Career Levels in Medicine
Sims begin their career in medicine as an organ donor earning $22 an hour. Next comes bed pan cleaner earning $25 an hour. As Sims progress, they will work toward becoming a paramedic earning $28 an hour. At level four is medical intern earning $33 hour. Level five is resident earning $78 an hour. Next comes trauma. Sims working in trauma earn $102 an hour. Once a Sims gets to level seven, he will be a gene therapist earning $192 an hour. At level eight, she will be an infectious disease researcher earning $210 an hour. Next, comes neurosurgeon earning $225 an hour. Lastly is World Renowned Surgeon earning $480 an hour. At level 10, Sims can determine a pregnant Sims' baby's gender and he also receives a $460 pension.
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Getting the Job
To begin a the Sims 3 doctor profession a Sim should head to the hospital and apply. Before an aspiring doctor even starts his first day, it is a good idea to get started on building up logic. Logic is critical in the Sims 3 medical business.
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World Renowned Surgeon is really the only lifetime wish associated with the Sims 3 doctor profession. This is as high as a Sim can go in the Sims 3 medical business. Sims will need to through all of the nine other career levels in medicine and get to level 10 in logic. Sims will also have to ensure they are always boosting their mood. Research is also a critical factor. Reading medical journals is how a Sim completes research. He would do this just how he does a book. Sims get the journals from work and bring them home.
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Opportunities in Medicine
Sims receive a variety of opportunities. These usually require that they leave the hospital, perform the task and then immediately get back to work. Vaccination clinics involve the doctor having four hours to provide as many vaccinations as he possibly can. He is paid per vaccination.
During a medical outreach, the doctor will head to a random rabbit hole and spend a few hours there. A rabbit hole works as a community building and it a massive object. Sims can visit it, but are not playable.
After a doctor finishes his day at the hospital, he may check in on a patient by making a house call. Doctors can earn extra cash this way. To make house calls, doctors should call the hospital. They will be assigned a patient and then visit them to perform all necessary treatment.
Free clinics are similar to vaccination clinics. They last four hours and doctors should treat as many patients as possible. He is paid per patient he cures.
When a doctor Sim is out and about, she may encounter an emergency. For example, when having dinner, if another diner is choking, she should assist.