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What does NPP stand for?

NPP stands for Non-Physician Practitioner

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Eligible physicians and non-physician practitioners who need to enroll in the Medicare program for the sole purpose of ordering and referring items and services for Medicare beneficiaries.
As reported in the March issue of this column, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services informed Clinical Laboratory Coalition representatives in mid-February that CMS intended to withdraw a controversial rule that would have required an original signature by a physician or licensed non-physician practitioner (NPP) on each written requisition for Medicare Part B laboratory services.
At this time, it was not only "irregular physicians," referred to as "quacks," or non-physician practitioners who were the abortionists, but also regular physicians, who were referred to as being "worse than Herod.