practitioner

(redirected from Mid-Level Practitioner)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

practitioner

Christian Science a person authorized to practise spiritual healing
References in periodicals archive ?
Like any mid-level practitioner, the intent of the ADHP is to increase efficiency in the oral care delivery system and availability of primary care and referral for persons not served in the existing system.
If they can lower their costs by not having an oral surgeon on call all the time to deal with these dental emergencies, they can use a mid-level practitioner to triage the situation, provide basic treatment and link the patient to an outpatient clinic for follow up.
18) The statistics cry for the creation and implementation of a new mid-level practitioner, and many people from all professions have acknowledged the situation.
The new health system will operate in 28 states, bringing together a network of over 25,000 physicians in addition to thousands of mid-level practitioners and a large clinical staff workforce.
How many practices truly supervise these mid-level practitioners appropriately?
In the current issue of Health Services Research, "Resilience among Employed Physicians and Mid-Level Practitioners in Upstate New York" by Waddimba and coauthors provides a fascinating perspective on this very timely challenge.
The impact of dental hygiene mid-level practitioners on oral health outcomes.
Still, he agrees with Rush University's Patty that mid-level practitioners and other clinic staff will be able to lessen the burden on physicians in practice when it comes to explication for patients.
Over 150 registrants from five states attended the courses, including physicians, mid-level practitioners, physical therapists, nurses, office administrators and staff.