Taxonomy Code 207QG0300X
Family Medicine Geriatric Medicine

Taxonomy Code Details

Taxonomy Code207QG0300X
Grouping:Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Classification:Family Medicine
Specialization:Geriatric Medicine
Code Level:Level III - Area of Specialization
Definition:A family medicine physician with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital.
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08 - Physician/Family Practice
Notes:Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: added definition, added source; 7/1/2011: modified source]

Additional Resources: American Board of Family Medicine, 2007. http://wwwtheabfm.org/. American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine, 2007. http://www.osteopathic.org/certification

Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Family Medicine. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) is provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine.
Version:NUCC Provider Taxonomy Version 24.0
Last Updated:January 01, 2024
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100% Individuals
0% Organizations
45% Female
55% Male
100% Individual Providers (3022)0% Medical Organizations (1,674)45% Female Providers (1350)55% Male Providers (1672)

The code 207QG0300X is the health care provider taxonomy code for family medicine grouped under allopathic & osteopathic physicians with a specialization in geriatric medicine. NPI records indicate a total of 4,696 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is geriatric medicine of which 1,350 are registered as females, 1,672 registered as males and 1,674 are organizations.

207QG0300X 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 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians 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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