Contact Lens Technician/Technologist
Taxonomy Code 156FC0800X

Classification: Technician/Technologist

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An optician or other ancillary support staff person who, where authorized by state law and trained or certified to do so, may fit or dispense contact lenses to a patient based on the prescription of an optometrist or medical physician.


Source: American Optometric Association [1/1/2009: added definition, added source]

Additional Taxonomy Codes from Contact Lens Technician/Technologist

Volume numbers are based on primary as well as secondary taxonomy codes of Providers.

Contact Lens Technician/Technologists Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated 1/18/2021

Green Color Indicates no Provider(s) recorded for that state

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The NPI Database was last updated on 1/18/2021 with 6,688,930 records.

Contact Lens Technician/Technologists per State with Population Ratio