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Term: Nephrologist Visits

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2015-12-14


This is an indicator of the number of visits to a nephrologist (kidney specialist). A nephrologist is identified by a value of "016" in the MDBLOC variable of the Medical Services (Physician Claims) data. Pediatric nephrologists are identified using physician billing numbers.

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