business of Medicine
Onboarding Practice Managers Toolkit
August 2, 2019
Advanced practice clinicians
Collaborative/protocols for midlevel providers
The expansion of health insurance coverage through healthcare reform along with the aging population is expected to strain the capacity for providing healthcare.1 The number of midlevel providers (MLPs) also known as physician extenders are increasing at a rapid pace. Collaborative agreements/protocols form the framework for the working relationship between providers and midlevel providers.
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