Clinical Ethicist
Taxonomy Code 174V00000X

Classification: Clinical Ethicist

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Description

A clinical ethicist has been trained in bioethics and ethics case consultation. The clinical ethicist addresses medical-ethical dilemmas arising in clinical practice, such as end-of-life care, refusal of treatment, and futility of care; assists patients and health care providers with medical decision-making; and provides ethics education for patients and families.

Notes

Source: National Uniform Claim Committee [1/1/2011: new]

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

Clinical Ethicists Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated 11/14/2017


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The NPI Database was last updated on 11/14/2017 with 5,400,392 records.

Clinical Ethicists per State with Population Ratio