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Ambulatory healthcare services

Table 6. Number (and Incidence Rates in Cases/100 Full-Time Workers) of Nonfatal Occupational Injuries, Healthcare and Social Assistance Sector, 2008
Healthcare and Social Assistance SubsectorNAICS codeNumber of Cases (Incidence Rate)
Subtotal: Ambulatory healthcare services621110,600 (2.5)
Physician offices621131,300 (1.6)
Dental offices6212- (-)
Offices of other health practitioners6213- (-)
Outpatient care centers621419,700 (4.6)
Medical and diagnostic laboratories62154,600 (2.3)
Home healthcare services621624,700 (3.8)
Other ambulatory healthcare services621915,500 (7.8)
Subtotal: Hospitals622254,200 (7.0)
General medical and surgical hospitals6221238,200 (7.0)
Psychiatric & substance abuse hospitals62225,500 (7.0)
Specialty hospitals (ex. 6221 and 6222)6223- (-)*
Nursing and residential care facilities
Nursing and residential care facilities623191,300 (8.0)
Nursing care facilities6231108,100 (8.4)
Residential care facilities623231,700 (7.1)
Community care facilities623341,400 (8.0)
Other residential care facilities623910,000 (7.2)
Social assistance
Subtotal: Social assistance62459,800 (3.3)
Individual and family services624127,000 (3.3)
Community food and housing and emergency and other relief services62422,200 (2.0)
Vocational rehabilitation services624315,700 (6.3)
Child day care services624414,900 (2.4)
Total, healthcare and social assistance sector62615,900 (5.0)
Total, Private Industry (16 years and older) 4,376,300 (4.0)

Dash (-) indicates that data were not available for this NAICS code.

Asterisk (*) indicates data too small to be displayed.

Data were extracted from 2008 BLS Table SNR5

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