GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

A GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER, also known as a MEDICAL DOCTOR, works in primary care and specialises in family medicine.

Description

A subtype of GENERAL PRACTITIONER which is a type of CARE PROFESSIONAL.

A GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER, also known as a MEDICAL DOCTOR, works in primary care and specialises in family medicine. They treat acute and chronic illnesses and provide preventive care and health education for all ages and both sexes. They have particular skills in treating people with multiple health issues and co-morbidities.

All MEDICAL DOCTOR s working in general practice in the health service in the United Kingdom, other than doctors in training, such as GP Registrars, are required to be on the General Medical Council GP Register.

GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS  are allocated a GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL REFERENCE NUMBER, DOCTOR INDEX NUMBER  and GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE.

Where Used

Type Link How used
Attribute ACTUAL DELIVERY PLACE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL PATIENT STATUS references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CANCER REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PERIOD START DATE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CARE PROFESSIONAL (JOB ROLE CODE) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CARE PROFESSIONAL JOB ROLE CODE (COMPLETING NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT ADMISSION FORM) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CARE PROFESSIONAL JOB ROLE CODE (TWO YEAR NEONATAL OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CARE PROFESSIONAL STAFF GROUP (COMMUNITY CARE) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CARE PROFESSIONAL STAFF GROUP (MATERNITY) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CARE PROFESSIONAL STAFF GROUP FOR COMMUNITY CARE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CARE PROFESSIONAL STAFF GROUP FOR MATERNITY references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CARE PROFESSIONAL TYPE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element CARE PROFESSIONAL TYPE (PREGNANCY FIRST CONTACT) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CARE PROFESSIONAL TYPE FOR PREGNANCY FIRST CONTACT references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute CONSULTANT CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition Cancer Referral to Treatment Period references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition Consultant Episode (Hospital Provider) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element DECISION TO REFER DATE (CANCER OR BREAST SYMPTOMS) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element DELIVERY PLACE TYPE CODE (ACTUAL) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element DELIVERY PLACE TYPE CODE (INTENDED) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute EMPLOYEE ABSENCE SICKNESS REASON references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Set Female Genital Mutilation Data Set references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL REFERENCE NUMBER references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Class GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER (ANTENATAL CARE) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER (SPECIFIED) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Class GENERAL PRACTITIONER references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition General Medical Council List of Registered Medical Practitioners references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition General Practitioner with an Extended Role references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Supporting Information Glossary of Terms references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition Hospital Provider Spell references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element INTENDED CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute INTENDED DELIVERY PLACE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute JOB ROLE CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Supporting Information Main Specialty and Treatment Function Codes Table references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition Midwife Episode references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition NHS Prescription Services references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Supporting Information Organisation Data Service Default Codes references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element PATIENT CONSENT OBTAINED INDICATOR (CARE PROFESSIONAL CONTACT) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element PERSON NAME (SPECIFIED GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PERIOD START DATE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element REFERRER CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element REFERRING CARE PROFESSIONAL STAFF GROUP (MENTAL HEALTH AND COMMUNITY CARE) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute REFERRING CARE PROFESSIONAL STAFF GROUP FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND COMMUNITY CARE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute REFERRING CARE PROFESSIONAL TYPE FOR NHS CONTINUING HEALTHCARE STANDARD references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition Regulatory Body references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute SCREENING REFERRAL SOURCE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR A and E references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR A and E references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS (NON PRIMARY CANCER PATHWAY) references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute STATUS OF PERSON CONDUCTING DELIVERY references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element STATUS OF PERSON CONDUCTING DELIVERY CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Set Sexual and Reproductive Health Activity Data Set references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
NHS Business Definition Sexual and Reproductive Health Clinic references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute TREATMENT FUNCTION CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Attribute TWO WEEK WAIT CANCER OR SYMPTOMATIC BREAST REFERRAL TYPE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Data Element YEAR AND MONTH OF LAST CARE PROFESSIONAL HIV COMMUNICATION references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

Also Known As

This class is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Also known as MEDICAL DOCTOR
Plural GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS