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Table 2 Participation and mean hours per week for work tasks in addition to regular general practitioner consultation practice (n = 1876) N/A: Data not available

From: Workload in Norwegian general practice 2018 – an observational study

  Physicians Hours per week
  n %a Mean
Parent and child clinic 414 22.1 5.1
Nursing home/elder care 269 14.3 7.7
Administrative position (district medical officer, casualty clinic medical officer, infection control, adviser) 204 10.9 8.6
Youth health services 90 4.8 4.8
Municipal emergency beds 57 3.0 5.1
Day time position at casualty clinic with fixed salary 45 2.4 6.6
Other patient work (prison etc.) 65 3.5 6.4
No additional position in the municipality 1051 56.0 N/A
Other non-municipality positions (research, education, consultant etc.) 411 21.9 8.7
  1. aThe total percent is more than 100 as some physicians had more than one additional position in the municipality