2012 Medical Residents by Training Program.

The following questions were presented to and completed by Medical Residents in Canada in 2012. Questions Marked “FM” were only asked of Family Medicine Residents. Questions Marked “SM” were only asked of residents in Other Specialties.

Please indicate your current status. PDF
Are you in your final year of your residency? PDF
A. About you.
Q1: Age. PDF
Q2: Sex. PDF
Q3a: What year were you awarded your M.D. degree? PDF
Q3b: At which university were you awarded your M.D. degree? PDF
Q4a: At which university are you currently registered for your residency medical training? PDF
Q4b: Please rate the amount of practical experience/exposure (cumulative to date) you had to the following: PDF
(FM) Q4b: Please rate the amount of practical experience/exposure (cumulative to date) you had to the following: PDF
Q5: Which of the following best describes the model of your medical education? PDF
B. Training.
(SM) Please indicate the training program you are in. Please check only one. PDF
Q6: Please indicate your overall satisfaction with your residency training program. PDF
Q7a: Please indicate your satisfaction with the following at your residency program: PDF
Q7b: Please indicate the type of Career Counselling you have received to date. Check ALL that apply. PDF
Q8: Please indicate your current level of stress associated with finding employment at the end of your medical training/residency? PDF
(FM) Q9a: For the following experiences within your residency training, please indicate if you intend to provide the following in your medical practice. PDF
Q9b: Please indicate if the specific category of training is/was available within your residency training. PDF
(FM) Q10: Please indicate:
- if specific training on providing care to the following demographic groups was available as part of your residency training.
- if you intend to provide care for those demographic groups as part of your medical practice.
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(SM) Q10: Please indicate:
- if specific training on providing care to the following demographic groups was available as part of your residency training.
- if you intend to provide care for those demographic groups as part of your medical practice.
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(FM) Q11: Considering the domain of family medicine, which of the following best represents your intentions towards the scope of your future practice? Please check all that apply. PDF
(SM) Q11: Considering the domain of your discipline, please describe the main focus of your intended practice. PDF
C. Future Practice.
Q12ai: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to continue beyond your residency by undertaking a fellowship position? PDF
(FM) Q12aii: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to continue your residency by undertaking a third year training position? PDF
(FM) Q12aiii: Please indicate which of the following third year training programs you have applied to: PDF
(FM) Q12bi: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to practice as a family physician (general practitioner)? PDF
Q12c: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to join or set up a practice? PDF
Q12ci: If you intend to join or set up a practice what type of practice set-up would you prefer? PDF
Q12d: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to work full-time or part-time? PDF
Q12e: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to have call responsibilities? PDF
Q12f: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to practice as a locum? PDF
Q12fi: Indicate your reasons for wanting to practice as a locum tenens. Check ALL that apply. PDF
Q12g: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to practice in a hospital setting? PDF
Q12h: Once you complete your residency training, do you plan to practice within the same province in which you are currently training? PDF
Q12hi: If not, where do you plan to practice? PDF
Q13a: Are you being actively recruited for a practice location? PDF
Q13b: Where are you being recruited to? PDF
Q14: Please describe the population PRIMARILY served by the practice you intend to undertake after completion of residency. Please check ONLY ONE. PDF
Q15ai: What attributes of personal/professional life balance are important to you? Check all that apply. PDF
Q15aii: What attribute of personal/professional life is most important for you? Please check ONLY ONE. PDF
Q15bi: What attributes of your future practice environment are important to you? Check all that apply. PDF
Q15bii: What attribute of your future practice environment is most important to you? Please check ONLY ONE. PDF
D. Time Allocation.
Q16: Please indicate in which of the following areas you intend to spend time or participate upon completion of your residency training. Please check ALL that apply. PDF
E. Information Technology.
Q17a: Have you used or been exposed to electronic medical records being used to enter/retrieve patient clinical notes during your clinical training? PDF
Q17b: Do you feel encouraged to use electronic medical records by your preceptors? PDF
Q17c: Would you expect to use electronic medical records to enter/retrieve patient clinical notes instead of paper when you enter into practice? PDF
Q18: What websites do you use for access to research or clinical information? Check ALL that apply. PDF
F. Professional Income.
Q19: How would you prefer to be paid for your services as a physician? Please check ONLY ONE. PDF
G. Finances.
Q20: Please estimate how much education-related debt you will have after the completion of your residency. PDF
Q21: Did your debt, incurred during medical school influence your choice of medical specialty in any of the ways listed below? Check ALL that apply. PDF
Q22: If you expect to have debt upon completion of residency, do you intend to do any of the following to pay off the debts you have accumulated in your pre-medical and medical training? Check all that apply. PDF
Q23: Have you received scholarships or other financial support that does not require repayment for your post-secondary education? If yes, how much? PDF
Q24: Is there a return of service agreement associated with your postgraduate medical education? PDF
Q25: To what extent do you believe that the amount of financial assistance available to you through grants and loans from either the government or university institutions, meets your actual financial need? PDF
Q26: What percentage of your financial debt is through personal loans, bank loans, and government loans? PDF
H. Demographics.
Q27: Where were you born? PDF
Q27a: If born in Canada – please specify province PDF
Q27b: Please indicate your status in Canada. PDF
Q28: Select the ONE statement which best describes the environment in which you grew up prior to university. PDF
Q29: Current marital status. PDF
Q29a: If married/living with partner – is your spouse/partner a healthcare professional? PDF
Q29b: If spouse/partner is a healthcare professional - is your spouse a physician? PDF
Q30: Do you have children (including stepchildren)? If yes, age of youngest child? PDF
Q30ab: Do you plan to have a child in the next five years? If you plan to have a child – do you plan to: PDF
Q31: What languages could you speak with patients? PDF
Q32: How would you describe your ethnic origins? Please check all origins that apply. PDF