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Career Options

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Family medicine may be a single specialty, but it comes in almost as many "flavors" as there are family physicians. This collection of articles is designed to display a variety of flavors of practice and give you a start in a practice that suits your taste.

Alternative Practice Options

02/01/2001 14 Alternative Practice Styles
01/01/2003 Choosing Between Clinical Practice and Administration
03/01/2007 Is Moonlighting Right For You?
02/01/1999 A Physician's Guide to Locum Tenens
01/01/2003 Providing Charity Care: A Primer on Liability Risk

Employed Practice

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Independent and Solo Practice

See our "Independent and Solo Practice" topic collection

Innovative Practice Models

02/01/2006 Cash-Only Practice: Could It Work for You?
03/01/2002 Going Solo: One Doc, One Room, One Year Later
02/01/2008 A New Model of Charitable Care: The Robin Hood Practice
06/01/2014 Practice Transformation: Taking the Direct Primary Care Route

Job Hunting

08/01/2006 Finding the Perfect Job Tool
10/01/2015 Finding the Right Job: Two Key Issues
01/01/2001 Interviewing 101 Tool
12/01/2002 A Primer on Employment Contracts
12/01/2016 What Makes a Good CV? Tool

Leaving Practice

02/01/2002 It's Not Too Early to Prepare for Semi-Retirement
10/01/2005 A Must-Do List for the Departing Physician
12/01/2004 Negotiating Your Semi-Retirement Package

Practicing Part-Time

09/01/2002 A Job-Share Model for the New Millenium
06/01/2004 Part-Time Practice: Making It Work
06/01/1999 A Part-Time Practice Success Story

Other Resources

Career Options in Family Medicine [AAFP]

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