Industry Name

Freestanding Ambulatory Surgical and Emergency Centers

Comments

For hazardous job tasks in "AMBULATORY HEALTH SERVICES," see NAICS code 621;

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments with physicians and other medical staff primarily engaged in (1) providing surgical services (e.g., orthoscopic and cataract surgery) on an outpatient basis or (2) providing emergency care services (e.g., setting broken bones, treating lacerations, or tending to patients suffering injuries as a result of accidents, trauma, or medical conditions necessitating immediate medical care) on an outpatient basis. Outpatient surgical establishments have specialized facilities, such as operating and recovery rooms, and specialized equipment, such as anesthetic or X-ray equipment.

Category

Services

NAICS Code

621493

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