Modified codes 7/1/2024

207VF0040X
 
Under the Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians; Obstetrics & Gynecology the Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery name and definition changed to:

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
A subspecialist in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery is a physician in Urology or Obstetrics and Gynecology who, by virtue of education and training, is prepared to provide consultation and comprehensive management of women with complex benign pelvic conditions, lower urinary tract disorders, and pelvic floor dysfunction. Comprehensive management includes those diagnostic and therapeutic procedures necessary for the total care of the patient with these conditions and complications resulting from them.
Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2011.
Resources: www.abms.org

2088F0040X
 
Under the Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians; Urology the Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery name and definition changed to:

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
A subspecialist in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery is a physician in Urology or Obstetrics and Gynecology who, by virtue of education and training, is prepared to provide consultation and comprehensive management of women with complex benign pelvic conditions, lower urinary tract disorders, and pelvic floor dysfunction. Comprehensive management includes those diagnostic and therapeutic procedures necessary for the total care of the patient with these conditions and complications resulting from them.
Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2011.
Resources: www.abms.org

125Q00000X
 
Under the Dental Providers the Oral Medicinist definition changed to:

Dental Providers; Dentist; Oral Medicine
Oral Medicine is the specialty of dentistry responsible for the oral health care of medically complex patients and for the diagnosis and management of medically related diseases, disorders and conditions affecting the oral and maxillofacial region. Oral Medicine specialists have training and expertise in the diagnosis and management of oral and mucosal diseases, medical management of maxillofacial pathologies from hematology and oncology, organ transplant services, autoimmune disorders, including acute and chronic pain conditions of oral & maxillofacial region. Oral Medicine specialists co-manage oral and maxillofacial conditions and diseases in collaboration with medical specialists and other dentists in hospitals and outpatient medical clinics, particularly in the management of patients with complex medical conditions requiring multidisciplinary healthcare intervention.
Source: National Commission on Recognition of Dental Specialties and Certifying Boards, www.ncrdscb.ada.org/recognized-dental-specialties and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, www.aaoms.org

133VN1006X
 
Under the Dietary & Nutritional Service Providers; Dietitian, Registered the Nutrition, Metabolic definition changed to:

Nutrition, Metabolic
A registered dietitian who achieves specialized competency in metabolic nutrition.
Source: The Commission on Dietetic Registration, https://www.cdrnet.org/board-certified-specialist. At this time, the Commission on Dietetic Registration no longer offers certifications in Metabolic Nutrition.