1. Is the paediatric practice public or private?

2. Is it mandatory?

3. Is the paediatric practice only confided to paediatrician or can a general practitioner take it in charge?

Paediatric practice in Iceland is both private and public. General practitioners also do a considerable paediatric work and in many instances are the primary care givers for children. A referral from a GP is not needed in order to go to the paediatrician.

4. Lists of paediatric centres / associations