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Changes in the structure of Irish General Practice over the past decade: 1982-1992

Author: Oliver, Dr Barry; Comber, Dr Harry;ICGP

Publication Year: 1994


Introduction: The background
Distribution of doctors
Response rate
Characteristics of the General Practitioners; Age, Sex, Marital status, Full-time practice, Education: Undergraduate, Postgraduate qualifications, Postgraduate hospital experience, Vocational training;
Practice structure; Practice type, List sizes: GMS lists, Private lists, Total list sizes
Out of hours duty; Monday to Friday, Weekends, Off duty cover
Pratice Activities; Services provided
Educational Activites; Undergraduate teaching, Postgraduate teaching, Continuing medical education
Characteristics of the practice; Practice area, Practice premises, Ownership of premises, Branch surgeries, Number of doctors in the practice, Partnerships, Practice organisation: Appointment systems, Age-sex registers; Practice Staff: Employed staff: Medical assistant, Clerical staff, Practice nurses, All employed staff; Involvement of doctor's spouse in the practice; Overall staffing levels; Practice Equipment: Diagnostic and therapeutic equipment, Practice computers;
Access to diagnostic/ treatment services


Report on changes in the stucture of Irish General Practice from 1982 to 1992

Format Print
Keywords general practice
Publisher Irish College of General Practitioners
Classification general practice
Edition First
Pages 45
Categories: Reports, Irish Content, ICGP Resources
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