Emergency Medicine

Grouping: Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Emergency Medicine (Taxonomy Code# 207P00000X) is a health care provider taxonomy defined by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association.

Taxonomy Overview

Taxonomy Code 207P00000X
Classification Emergency Medicine
Grouping Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Number of Providers 57627

Definition Emergency Medicine

An emergency physician focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or any further disability both in the pre-hospital setting by directing emergency medical technicians and in the emergency department. The emergency physician provides immediate recognition, evaluation, care, stabilization and disposition of a generally diversified population of adult and pediatric patients in response to acute illness and injury.
Notes: Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: added definition, added source; 7/1/2011: mofified source]
- Additional Resources: American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2007. http://www.abem.org/public/; American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine, 2007. http://www.osteopathic.org/certification
- Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) is provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine.

Classification Information Emergency Medicine

All Specializations of Emergency Medicine

Specialization Definition
General An emergency physician focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or any further disability both in the pre-hospital setting by directing emergency medical technicians and in the emergency department. The emergency physician provides immediate recognition, evaluation, care, stabilization and disposition of a generally diversified population of adult and pediatric patients in response to acute illness and injury.
Emergency Medical Services An emergency medicine physician who specializes in non-hospital based emergency medical services (e.g., disaster site, accident scene, transport vehicle, etc.) to provide pre-hospital assessment, treatment, and transport patients.
Hospice and Palliative Medicine An emergency medicine physician with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an interdisciplinary hospice or palliative care team to maximize quality of life while addressing physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of both patient and family throughout the course of the disease, through the dying process, and beyond for the family. This specialist has expertise in the assessment of patients with advanced disease; the relief of distressing symptoms; the coordination of interdisciplinary patient and family-centered care in diverse venues; the use of specialized care systems including hospice; the management of the imminently dying patient; and legal and ethical decision making in end-of-life care.
Medical Toxicology Medical toxicologists are physicians who specialize in the prevention, evaluation, treatment and monitoring of injury and illness from exposures to drugs and chemicals, as well as biological and radiological agents. Medical toxicologists care for people in clinical, academic, governmental and public health settings, and provide poison control center leadership. Important areas of medical toxicology include acute drug poisoning, adverse drug events, drug abuse, addiction and withdrawal, chemicals and hazardous materials, terrorism preparedness, venomous bites and stings and environmental and workplace exposures.
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Pediatric Emergency Medicine is a clinical subspecialty that focuses on the care of the acutely ill or injured child in the setting of an emergency department.
Sports Medicine An emergency physician with special knowledge in sports medicine is responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention and management of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician has knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy lifestyle. Knowledge of exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation and epidemiology is essential to the practice of sports medicine.
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine A specialist who treats decompression illness and diving accident cases and uses hyperbaric oxygen therapy to treat such conditions as carbon monoxide poisoning, gas gangrene, non-healing wounds, tissue damage from radiation and burns, and bone infections. This specialist also serves as a consultant to other physicians in all aspects of hyperbaric chamber operations, and assesses risks and applies appropriate standards to prevent disease and disability in divers and other persons working in altered atmospheric conditions.

Group Information Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

All Classifications of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification Specializations
Allergy & Immunology
Anesthesiology
Clinical Pharmacology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Dermatology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
General Practice
Hospitalist
Independent Medical Examiner
Internal Medicine
Legal Medicine
Medical Genetics
Neurological Surgery
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
Nuclear Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Ophthalmology
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Otolaryngology
Pain Medicine
Pathology
Pediatrics
Phlebology
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Plastic Surgery
Preventive Medicine
Psychiatry & Neurology
Radiology
Surgery
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
Transplant Surgery
Urology

Providers Information

Emergency Medicine · All Providers

NPI Name Address
1225650773 Evan Alexander Jenkins 701 N 1st St Ste 220, Springfield, IL 62702-3757
1508488040 Madhok Medical Corporation (Organization) 555 Madison Ave Fl 20, New York, NY 10022-3301
1386265452 Kyle Patrick Doran Sparrow Health System, 1215 E Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI 48912
1982225983 William Bedard Michel Carolina Medical Center, 1000 Blythe Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203
1992326078 Sarah N Ibanez Shaw Ut Austin Dell Medical School Em Residency Program, 1400 N. I-35, Suite 2.230, Austin, TX 78701
1700406295 Eliteproviders Pllc (Organization) 27719 Woodway Bnd, Boerne, TX 78006-6552
1134749658 Kenneth Yaboh 1000 Cherrywood Dr, Baldwin, NY 11510-5009
1245850171 Dema Fawaz Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Gme Office, 3601 W. 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073
1467072553 Wellspan Medical Group (Organization) 9 Nathan Lane, Annville, PA 17003
1487273777 Rosheen Teresa Mcelroy 70 Remsen St # 2ab, Brooklyn, NY 11201-3432
1083233746 Shaina Jerome 21175 Via Eden, Boca Raton, FL 33433-2209
1265051304 Madhok Medical Corporation (Organization) 2309 Noriega St # 5, San Francisco, CA 94122-4239
1720617996 Stephanie N Liptak 55 N Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655-0002
1821627639 Bl Anderson Medical Corporation (Organization) 473 E Carnegie Dr., Ste 200, San Bernardino, CA 92408
1700414216 True North Health Navigation LLC (Organization) 136 E South Temple Ste 1400, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-1143
1477180479 Taj Medical Pllc (Organization) 10925 111th St, South Ozone Park, NY 11420-1015
1629606652 Dripping Springs Emergency Center, LLC (Organization) 333 E Highway 290 Ste 350, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-5300
1457988586 Morgan Mazakas Penzler 1000 Blythe Blvd Ste 600, Charlotte, NC 28203-5812
1740817956 Woody Starcloud Green Dell Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 1400 N. Interstate Hwy 35, Suite 2.230, Austin, TX 78701
1528695384 Chizite Iheonunekwu 1 Akron General Ave # Aae, Akron, OH 44307-2432

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This dataset includes 800 health care provider taxonomy codes maintained by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC). It is used in transactions specified in HIPAA and the National Provider Identifier (NPI) application for enumeration. Each taxonomy is registered with code, grouping, classification, specialization, definition, etc.