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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 1993  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/05/1993   
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8611 Hospitals (Except Psychiatric Hospitals)

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing hospital (except psychiatric hospital) facilities such as diagnostic medical or surgical services as well as continuous in-patient nursing care. Also included are units providing both hospital facilities and training of medical and nursing staff.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in

      (a) providing psychiatric hospital facilities are included in Class 8612 Psychiatric Hospitals;

      (b) providing nursing or convalescent home facilities are included in Class 8613 Nursing Homes; and

      (c) providing outpatient dental hospital facilities are included in Class 8623 Dental Services.

Primary Activities
Children's hospital operation; Ear, nose and throat hospital operation; Eye hospital operation; General hospital operation; Hospital operation (except psychiatric, dental or veterinary hospitals); Infectious diseases hospital operation (incl. human quarantine stations); Maternity hospital operation; Obstetric hospital operation; Repatriation hospital operation; Women's hospital operation

8612 Psychiatric Hospitals

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing psychiatric hospital facilities. Also included are units providing both psychiatric hospital facilities and training of medical and nursing staff.

Primary Activities
Psychiatric hospital operation

8613 Nursing Homes

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing nursing or convalescent home facilities (including the provision of nursing or medical care as a basic part of the service).

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in providing accommodation and care (except medical or nursing care as a basic part of the service) to disabled or aged people are included in Class 8721 Accommodation for the Aged and Class 8722 Residential Care Services n.e.c..

Primary Activities
Convalescent home operation; Hospice operation; Nursing home operation





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