Organizations that provide equipment, services or other forms of support which are supplemental to the treatment or rehabilitation of people who have illnesses, injuries or disabilities; or which are instrumental in the prevention of illnesses, injuries or disabilities prior to their occurrence. Use this code for organizations that provide a wide range of health support services or which offer services not specified below.
Key words: Cooperative Hospital Services; Pharmaceutical Services; Pharmacies; Pharmacology; Shock, Trauma Programs
Scope notes: USE for laboratory and radiology services provided to exempt hospitals and physician practices, but use E31 for physician group practices (e.g. Radiologists).
See also: Disaster Preparedness & Relief Services; Public Health; Centers to Support the Independence of Specific Populations