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Table 3 Core Team Composition in LEAP Practices: Number and Percentage of Practices

From: Effective team-based primary care: observations from innovative practices

  1 Primary Care Provider*
n = 6
2-3 Primary Care Providers*
n = 15
4+ Primary Care Providers*
n = 9
All Practices
n = 30
Medical Assistants** 6 (100%) 15 (100%) 9 (100%) 30 (100%)
Registered Nurses 1 (17%) 6 (40%) 7 (78%) 14 (47%)
Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) 0 4 (27%) 0 4 (13%)
Front Desk Staff 1 (17%) 8 (53%) 1 (11%) 10 (33%)
Behavioral Health 0 3 (20%) 2 (22%) 5 (17%)
Health Coach 1 (17%) 1 (7%) 2 (22%) 4 (13%)
Lay Care Coordinator 0 1 (7%) 1 (11%) 2 (7%)
Social Worker 0 0 1 (11%) 1 (3%)
  1. *Number of Paneled Providers (MD, DO, ND, NP, PA) on each core team
  2. **Includes LPNs if used as Medical Assistants