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Skilled Nursing Facility providers as a group are made up primarily of business entities and/or provider groups. The Skilled Nursing Facility specialty is generally very female-friendly with a large majority (75%) of providers reporting as female compared to only 24% reporting as male. People living in California, Texas, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Florida enjoy living in one of the 5 most popular states/territories where Skilled Nursing Facility providers practice. In all, there are 27,635 registered Skilled Nursing Facility providers in the United States with over 2,192 of those located in California alone while around 2,157 chose to practice in Texas. Skilled Nursing Facility providers have been assigned the 314000000X taxonomy code in the NPI registry, which is a Level II Classification. Click here for more information about medical specialty types.
Overall, Skilled Nursing Facility specialists practice in 57 different states/territories and can be categorized into 1 different Skilled Nursing Facility sub-specialties: Nursing Care, Pediatric
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(1) A skilled nursing facility is a facility or distinct part of an institution whose primary function is to provide medical, continuous nursing, and other health and social services to patients who are not in an acute phase of illness requiring services in a hospital, but who require primary restorative or skilled nursing services on an inpatient basis above the level of intermediate or custodial care in order to reach a degree of body functioning to permit self care in essential daily living. It meets any licensing or certification standards et forth by the jurisdiction where it is located. A skilled nursing facility may be a freestanding facility or part of a hospital that has been certified by Medicare to admit patients requiring subacute care and rehabilitation; (2) Provides non-acute medical and skilled nursing care services, therapy and social services under the supervision of a licensed registered nurse on a 24-hour basis.
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