Religious Nonmedical Health Care Institution
Taxonomy Code 282J00000X

Classification: Religious Nonmedical Health Care Institution

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Description

Furnishes only nonmedical nursing items and services to patients who choose to rely solely upon a religious method of healing, and for whom the acceptance of medical services would be inconsistent with their religious beliefs. Furnishes nonmedical items and services exclusively through nonmedical nursing personnel who are experienced in caring for the physical needs of nonmedical patients. For example, caring for the physical needs such as assistance with activities of daily living; assistance in moving, positioning, and ambulation; nutritional needs; and comfort and support measures. Furnishes nonmedical items and services to inpatients on a 24-hour basis. Does not furnish, on the basis of religious beliefs, through its personnel or otherwise, medical items and services (including any medical screening, examination, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, or the administration of drugs) for its patients.

Notes

Source:
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, http://www.cms.hhs.gov/CertificationandComplianc/19_RNHCIs.asp#TopOfPage [7/1/2006: new]

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Religious Nonmedical Health Care Institutions Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Organization information last updated 10/19/2017


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The NPI Database was last updated on 10/19/2017 with 5,376,918 records.

Religious Nonmedical Health Care Institutions per State with Population Ratio