PREPARING FOR EMPLOYMENT
Comparing Medical Practice Settings
About this article
Physicians have numerous practice options, including ownership or partnership in a private practice or working as an employed physician in a variety of organizations. Each offers a different degree of clinical autonomy and financial risk. Choosing a practice setting ultimately will be based on your professional and personal preferences, as well as market conditions in the community where you choose to work.
What you´ll learn
- What common practice options are available to new physicians
- How financial risk varies by practice type
- How clinical autonomy is influenced by practice type