Table 15: Hospital Admission Privileges

Hospital Admission Privileges of Family Physicians

 Full hospital privilegesPrivileges for hospital admissionConsulting courtesy or visiting privileges but no hospital admission privilegesPrivileges through the hospital to practice in an outpatient clinic affiliated with the hospital but no hospital admission privilegesNo hospital privilegesValid N
All Respondents42%7%20%14%18%619
       
Employment Status      
Owner/Partial Owner39%9%31%7%14%189
Employed40%7%18%17%18%403
       
Number of Years Since Residency Completion     
Seven or Fewer Years49%11%11%14%15%105
More Than Seven Years38%7%23%15%17%513

Source: American Academy of Family Physicians, 2017 Practice Profile Survey