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Future working patterns of GP trainees

Published: 18 May, 2016

As part of a recent report “Understanding pressures in general practice”, the Kings Fund carried out a survey of GP trainees, exploring their intended future working patterns along with their views on the pressures facing general practice.

Responses from 318 trainees indicated that a minority of respondents intend to work full-time in general practice; many respondents intend to have ‘portfolio careers’ (spending part of the working week on clinical work in general practice with the rest of the time spent on other work); and that the most commonly cited reason for not wishing to pursue full-time clinical work in general practice is the ‘intensity of the working day’ for both male and female trainees.

See the survey results here : https://www.slideshare.net/BethAdams12/a-survey-of-gp-trainees/1 
See the related blog here:  https://www.kingsfund.org.uk/blog/2016/05/general-practice-gp-trainees 

Last updated: 18 May, 2016

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