The department of family medicine is in the frontline of offering services in many units/departments of the hospital due to its combination of skilled and experienced staff available for diverse care. It has the following categories of doctors working closely with non-medical doctors.
- Senior residents (Specialist registrars)
- Medical Officers
The scope of areas where the Family physicians function are many from hospital based (outpatient/inpatient care) and non-hospital based (home based/ community based care).