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Noun, 1. health care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or
treating illness or disability. caregiver, health professional, PCP, primary care ...
Under federal regulations, a "health care provider" is defined as: a doctor of
medicine or osteopathy, podiatrist, dentist, chiropractor, clinical psychologist, ...
Definition of health care provider: Person or business that provides health care
services to consumers. Most health care providers are part of a network of some ...
A national provider identifier (NPI) is a unique ten-digit identification number
required by HIPAA for all health care providers in the United States. Providers
Define provider: a group or company that provides a specified service ... one that
provides <health-care providers> <an Internet provider>; especially : ...
Individuals, organizations, and agencies that meet the definition of a covered
entity ... A Health Care Provider, A Health Plan, A Health Care Clearinghouse.
Its rules, known as meaningful use measures or meaningful use criteria,
determine whether or not a healthcare provider may receive federal funds from
(3) Health care provider.—The term “health care provider” includes a provider of
services (as defined in section 1861(u)), a provider of medical or other health ...
A health care provider means: A provider of services as defined in section 1861(u
) of the Social Security Act; Any organization (including an HMO, preferred ...
... only through association health plans that meet the definition. ... Individual
Practice Association (IPA) HMO- A type of health care provider organization ...