Summary Family Physician in Canada
Find key facts and figures about working as a family physician. The following information is applicable to all General practitioners and family physicians (NOC 31102).
General practitioners and family physicians diagnose and treat the diseases, physiological disorders and injuries of patients. They provide primary contact and continuous care toward the management of patients' health. They usually work in private practice, including group or team practices, hospitals and clinics. Residents in training to be general practitioners or family physicians are included in this unit group.
This occupation usually requires a university degree (bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate).
Median wage in Canada
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