A person authorized to practice in the State in which such practice occurs and includes doctors of medicine or osteopathy, podiatrists, dentists, clinical psychologists, optometrists, and chiropractors (limited to treatment consisting of manual manipulation of the spine to correct a subluxation as demonstrated by X-ray to exist), nurse practitioners and nurse-midwives, clinical social workers and Christian Science practitioners listed with the First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts, and any health care provider recognized by the employer or the employer's group health plan benefits manager.
A provider of services (as defined in section 1861(u) of the Act, 42 U.S.C. 1395x(u)), a provider of medical or health services (as defined in section 1861(s) of the Act, 42 U.S.C. 1395x(s)), and any other person or organization who furnishes, bills, or is paid for health care in the normal course of business.
Any health professional who delivers medical or health-related care such as a physician, nurse practitioner, nurse midwife, or nurse. These professionals may work in hospitals, clinics, free clinics, community health organizations, private practice, or government health care organization.
A person who is trained and licensed to give health care. Also, a place licensed to give health care. Doctors, nurses, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, some assisted living facilities, and certain kinds of home health agencies are examples of health care providers.
A person or place licensed to provide health care. Physicians, nurses, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facilities, and home health agencies are examples of health care providers. Home Health Agency (HHA) An organization that provides home care services, such as skilled nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and care by home health aides.
Include providers who render medical care and are recognized by the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, certified under Federal or State law, recognized as a Native American "traditional healing practitioner," or who practice in a foreign country.
A licensed doctor of medicine or osteopathy, or any other person determined by the Secretary of Labor to be capable of providing health care services. "Any other Person" could include those who provide spiritual treatment through prayer alone, such as Christian Science practitioners.
A health care provider is anyone who provides health care to another person or persons as a profession. Health care providers include physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, homeopaths, and the like.
a covered entity if standard transactions are conducted on his behalf, regardless of whether the provider or a business associate (or billing department within a hybrid entity) actually conducts the transactions