Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2020
Aug. 03, 2020
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2020  
Entity Registrant Name Global Medical REIT Inc.  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 001-37815  
Entity Tax Identification Number 46-4757266  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code MD  
Entity Address, Address Line One 2 Bethesda Metro Center, Suite 440  
Entity Address, City or Town Bethesda  
Entity Address, State or Province MD  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 20814  
City Area Code 202  
Local Phone Number 524-6851  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   46,251,935
Entity Central Index Key 0001533615  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Amendment Flag false  
Trading Symbol GMRE  
Common Stock [Member]    
Title of 12(g) Security Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share  
Series A Preferred Stock [Member]    
Title of 12(g) Security Series A Preferred Stock, Par value $0.001 per share