2251E1200X Taxonomy Code - Physical Therapist Ergonomics

Code

2251E1200X

ClassificationPhysical Therapist
SpecializationErgonomics
GroupingRespiratory, Developmental, Rehabilitative and Restorative Service Providers
LevelLevel III - Area of Specialization
DefinitionA licensed physical therapist who has demonstrated specialized knowledge and skills pertaining to the workplace, occupational demands, prevention of work-related injury, management of the worker with job-related symptoms or participation restrictions, and provides individual, group or population level evaluation, intervention and consulting to enhance worker performance.
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65 - Physical Therapist in Private Practice
NotesSource: American Physical Therapy Association [1/1/2020: definition added] Additional Resources: www.apta.org
VersionNCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 21.0 - January 2021

The code 2251E1200X is the health care provider taxonomy code for physical therapist grouped under respiratory, developmental, rehabilitative and restorative service providers with a specialization in ergonomics. NPI records indicate a total of 381 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is ergonomics of which 122 are registered as females, 143 registered as males and 116 are organizations.

2251E1200X is a level III taxonomy code "area of specialization" used to classify a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Respiratory, Developmental, Rehabilitative and Restorative 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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