Status
Active
Code
2865M2000X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Military General Acute Care Hospital
A Department of Defense (DoD) health care organization furnishing inpatient care 24 hours per day in “fixed” facilities, primarily for DoD beneficiaries. Entity is Defense Health Program (DHP) funded. A “fixed” facility is a non-temporary, non-deployed facility usually used for health care services. It includes mobile specialty units such as Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) units that may furnish services at the “fixed” facility. It includes those services and institutional costs usually included in a Diagnosis Related Group as well as “pass-through” items. [1/1/2005: title modified, definition added]