GENERAL PRACTITIONER

A subtype of CARE PROFESSIONAL.

A health care practitioner qualified for General Practice, providing healthcare for a particular ORGANISATION; a GENERAL PRACTITIONER may act as either a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER or a GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER.

GENERAL PRACTITIONER may be abbreviated to GP.

For GENERAL PRACTITIONERS working in hospitals, the following codes should be used:

 

This class is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
shortnameGP
pluralGENERAL PRACTITIONERS