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National Practitioner Data Bank MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
National Practitioner Data Bank
Tree Number(s)
L01.313.500.750.300.188.400.600
L01.470.750.750.600
Unique ID
D016749
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016749
Annotation
add UNITED STATES; CATALOGER: Use NAF entry
Scope Note
A databank established by the Health Care Quality Improvement Act of 1986 authorizing the Department of Health and Human Services to collect and release information on the professional competence and conduct of physicians, dentists, nurses, and other health care practitioners. The data include adverse actions on physicians' malpractice, licensure, hospital privileges, concealing of pertinent information, and the like.
Entry Term(s)
National Practitioner Databank
Previous Indexing
Information Systems (1989-1991)
Malpractice (1989-1991)
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/04/29
Revision Date
2018/06/29
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