Table 2.

Referrals and physician matches

No. of patients referred to specialists*NANANANA3871
Patients matched to family doctors, n (%)15 (71)21 (81)60 (100)107 (100)90 (100)98 (100)
No. of physicians accepting refugee patients651010157
No. of interpreters involvedUnknownUnknown18403440
  • NA—not applicable.

  • * Early referrals of patients in urgent need of specialist services such as optometry, ophthalmology, dental care, audiology, dietitians, social workers, surgery, etc, was initiated in 2011.