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Table 3 General practice demographics including contact hours between graduates and preceptors

From: Australia’s first transition to professional practice in primary care program for graduate registered nurses: a pilot study

General practice Total GPs Total RNs Patients per day (graduate) Time with patient (mins) Days per week with preceptor Hours per day with preceptor
1 10 3 16 22 0.5 4
2 7 3 30 10 4 1
3 8 3 20 15 4 7
4 8 2 13 15 3 5
Mean 8 3 20 16 3 4
  1. Abbreviations: GPs general practitioners, RNs registered nurses