Table 6: Average Number of Family Physician Patient Encounters Per Week by Setting (as of December 2015)

Average Number of Family Physician Patient Encounters Per Week by Setting (as of December 2015)

 Total Encounters Office VisitsHospital VisitsNursing Home VisitsHouse CallsE-visits Valid N
All RespondentsTotal Encounters : 83Office Visits: 74Hospital Visits: 5
Nursing Home Visits: 3
House Calls: 0E-visits : 19
Valid N: 477
 Total Encounters :  Office Visits:  Hospital Visits:  Nursing Home Visits:  House Calls:  E-visits :  Valid N:  
Employment Status
Owner/Partial Owner
Total Encounters : 94Office Visits: 83
Hospital Visits: 5Nursing Home Visits: 4
House Calls: 1
E-visits : 1Valid N: 171
EmployedTotal Encounters : 79
Office Visits: 71Hospital Visits: 4Nursing Home Visits: 2House Calls: 0E-visits : 2Valid N: 249
 Total Encounters :  Office Visits:  Hospital Visits:  Nursing Home Visits:  House Calls:  E-visits :  Valid N:  
Number of Years Since Residency
Seven or Fewer YearsTotal Encounters : 77Office Visits: 65Hospital Visits: 6
Nursing Home Visits: 2.9
House Calls: 0E-visits : 3
Valid N: 112
More than Seven Years
Total Encounters : 87
Office Visits: 78
Hospital Visits: 4Nursing Home Visits: 3House Calls: 0E-visits : 2Valid N: 369

Source: American Academy of Family Physicians, 2015 Practice Profile Survey