Taxonomy Code Details
|Grouping:||Dietary & Nutritional Service Providers|
|Code Level:||Level III - Area of Specialization|
|Definition:||An individual who is a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition and applies evidence-based nutrition knowledge in providing medical nutrition therapy for pediatric patients. Specialists work directly with healthy and/or ill children (newborn up to 21 years of age) as well as children with special health care needs in a variety of settings (hospitals, community-based and/or family-centered programs, education programs, home, etc.), OR indirectly through management, care coordination, education, quality improvement, or research practice linked specifically to pediatric nutrition.|
|Medicare Specialty Code: Medicare Specialty Code Crosswalk|
Health care providers and suppliers who are eligible to enroll in Medicare can use this crosswalk that links the taxonomy code with its appropriate medicare specialty code.
|71 - Registered Dietitian or Nutrition Professional|
|Notes:||Source: The Commission on Dietetic Registration, https://www.cdrnet.org/certifications/specialty-practice-experience [7/1/2019: definiton added, source added]|
|Version:||NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 23.0|
|Last Updated:||January 01, 2023|
The code 133VN1004X is the health care provider taxonomy code for dietitian, registered grouped under dietary & nutritional service providers with a specialization in nutrition, pediatric. NPI records indicate a total of 1,961 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is nutrition, pediatric of which 1,724 are registered as females, 59 registered as males and 178 are organizations.
133VN1004X is a Level III - Area of Specialization taxonomy code used to describe a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Dietary & Nutritional Service Providers providers is determined by the Subspecialty Certificates issued by the different national boards. Taxonomy codes are self-selected by the health care provider. Their specialty is defined based on their education level and training. Taxonomy codes do not specify the actual services rendered by the health care provider.
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|133VN1401X||Dietitian, Registered||Nutrition, Pediatric Critical Care|
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