U.S. Department of Commerce

Federal, State, and Local Governments
Government Finance and Employment Classification Manual
DESCRIPTIONS OF FUNCTIONAL CATEGORIES
 
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FUNCTION CODE:   38 NAME:    Other Hospitals (except Federal Veterans)
SECTOR:    General APPLIES TO:    Finance |X|    Employment | |
PUBLICATION CATEGORIES:    Social Services and Income Maintenance; Hospitals Other than Federal Veterans
DEFINITION:    Provision of hospital care in other hospitals (public or private) and support of other public and private hospitals.
EXAMPLES:   Hospitalization of persons in other public or private hospitals, except payments made under public welfare programs; financial support of other public or private hospitals, including construction; payments to private corporations who lease and operate government-owned hospitals; construction of hospitals to be leased or turned over to others to operate IF government actually supervises of controls their construction.
EXCLUSIONS:   Payments to private vendors for hospital care administered as part of public medical assistance programs (report at Vendor Payments for Medical Care, code E74); payments to public hospitals by other agencies of same government (internal transfers); payments for medical care in nursing homes or other welfare institutions unless facility is associated with a hospital (report at Public Welfare, codes 77/79); U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs payments for contractual hospital care (report at Other Veterans' Hospitals, code 39).
REFERENCES: - To be added later -
OTHER NOTES:    No employment data are associated with this function.
 
DETAILED CODE LIST WITH COVERAGE OF DATA COLLECTION*
 
  General Purpose Governments
EXPENDITURES, DIRECT: Federal StateD.C. Large City-County Other LocalSpecial District
E38 Current Operations Y YY Y YN
I38 Assistance and Subsidies Y NN N NN
F38 Construction Y YY Y YN
G38 Land & Existing Structures Y YY Y YN
K38 Equipment Y YY Y NN
 
    INTERGOVERNMENTAL, TO:  
L38 State Y NN Y YY
M38 Locals, NEC Y YY Y YY
N38 General Purpose Locals N YN N NN
R38 Special Districts N YN N NN
 
* Shows whether data are collected (Y) or not (N) for that type.

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