- List of Level II Taxonomy Codes
- Advanced Practice Midwife
|Classification||Advanced Practice Midwife|
|Grouping||Physician Assistants & Advanced Practice Nursing Providers|
|Level||Level II - Classification|
|Definition||Midwifery practice as conducted by certified nurse-midwives (CNMs) and certified midwives (CMs) is the independent management of women's health care, focusing particularly on pregnancy, childbirth, the post partum period, care of the newborn, and the family planning and gynecologic needs of women. The CNM and CM practice within a health care system that provides for consultation, collaborative management, or referral, as indicated by the health status of the client. CNMs and CMs practice in accord with the Standards for the Practice of Midwifery, as defined by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM).|
|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.
|42 - Certified Nurse Midwife|
|Notes||Source: American College of Nurse-Midwives, 2008 [7/1/2008: title changed, defintion changed, source changed] Additional Resources: American College of Nurse-Midwives www.acnm.org. The American Midwifery Certification Board, Inc. [AMCB, formerly the ACNM Certification Council, Inc. (ACC)] opened its national certification exam to non-nurse graduates of midwifery education programs and issued the first certified midwife (CM) credential in 1997. Certified midwives are educated to meet the same high standards that certified nurse-midwives must meet. These are the standards that every state in the U.S. has recognized as the legal basis for nurse-midwifery practice. All education programs for CMs, like CNMs, award a post-baccalaureate certificate or higher degree. CMs take the same AMCB certification exam as CNMs and study side by side with nurse-midwifery students in some education programs. As an organization, ACNM supports efforts to legally recognize CMs as qualified midwifery practitioners granted the same rights and responsibilities as CNMs.|
|Version||NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 21.0 - January 2021|
The code 367A00000X is the health care provider taxonomy code for advanced practice midwife grouped under physician assistants & advanced practice nursing providers. NPI records indicate a total of 14,010 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is advanced practice midwife of which 12,895 are registered as females, 90 registered as males and 1,025 are organizations.
367A00000X is a level II taxonomy code "classification" used to specify a health care provider service or occupation related to the Provider Grouping. 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.
Advanced Practice Midwife Health Care Providers by State
|363LA2100X||Nurse Practitioner||Acute Care|
|363LA2200X||Nurse Practitioner||Adult Health|
|363LC0200X||Nurse Practitioner||Critical Care Medicine|
|363LC1500X||Nurse Practitioner||Community Health|
|363LN0005X||Nurse Practitioner||Neonatal, Critical Care|
|363LP0222X||Nurse Practitioner||Pediatrics, Critical Care|
|363LP0808X||Nurse Practitioner||Psychiatric/Mental Health|
|363LP2300X||Nurse Practitioner||Primary Care|
|363LW0102X||Nurse Practitioner||Women's Health|
|363LX0001X||Nurse Practitioner||Obstetrics & Gynecology|
The Health Care Providers Taxonomy Code dataset is © Copyright 2020 of the American Medical Association. The code set is designed for use in electronic health care transactions mandated under HIPAA.
The taxonomy codes are unique alphanumeric codes, ten characters in length. The codes are divided into three distinct "levels": Provider Grouping, Classification, and Area of Specialization. The code set levels are organized to allow navigating down from generic classification to a provider's most specific level of specialization.
The National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) maintains the taxonomy code set. For additional information visit nucc.org