One of the biggest frustrations in primary care across the world is that general practitioners don’t have enough time to consult patients. A recent study shows that Sweden ranks number 1 in consultation time per patient in primary care. Find out what are the other benefits of working as a GP in Sweden.
1. Professional recognition
In many European countries, patients don’t even know that GPs need a specialization and see them as doctors who can refer them to specialists, such as cardiologists, endocrinologists etc.
In Sweden, GPs are the most recognised doctors, they get paid better and have longer training. GPs are basically key specialists. So one of the most important advantages of working as a GP in Sweden is definitely professional recognition.