Table 1

Participant Demographics
PCP Allied* Totals
(n = 13) (n = 6) (n = 19)
Provider Type 8 IM; 5 FP 2 IM; 4 FP 10 IM; 9 FP
Yrs at KP** Range 2–30; Range 11–22;
Ave: 16.3 Ave: 18.5
Clinical Allocations 4 FTE; 9 PTE 4 FTE; 2 PTE
Panel Size Range 700–2044; Range 1000–1405;
Ave: 1251 Ave: 1176***
Other Roles**** 9 2

* 2 nurse practitioners; 4 physician assistants;

** Includes all clinicians with date of service from at least January 2002 to present (gaps in employment permissible).

*** 2 Allied physicians without their own patient panel to manage.

**** Other roles include such things as: provider/resident education and communication; urgent care; clinical director; team lead; health plan board member; document and coding; recruitment and retention; and home health/hospice work.

Smith et al.

Smith et al. BMC Nephrology 2012 13:154   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-13-154

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