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Department List

Department Preferred Unit of Service
1 Accounting Adjusted Discharge Units
2 Administration Adjusted Discharge Units
3 Administration-Professional Services Adjusted Discharge Units
4 Administration-SNF Adjusted Discharge Units
5 Administration-Support Services Adjusted Discharge Units
6 Admitting/Registration Admissions/Registrations
7 Air Ambulance Flights
8 Air Ambulance-Fixed Wing Flights
9 Air Ambulance-Helicopter Flights
10 Ambulance Service Trips
11 Ambulatory Service Unit Visits
12 Anesthesia Cases
13 Anesthesia Support Cases
14 Ask-A-Nurse Adjusted Discharge Units
15 Audiology Visits
16 Billing Adjusted Discharge Units
17 Biomedical Adjusted Discharge Units
18 Bone Densitometry Examinations
19 Budgeting Adjusted Discharge Units
20 Burn Care Therapy Visits
21 Business & Government Affairs Adjusted Discharge Units
22 Business Office Adjusted Discharge Units
23 Business Office and Admitting Adjusted Discharge Units
24 Cafeteria Meals Equivalents Served
25 Cancer Information Center Adjusted Discharge Units
26 Cancer Program Administration Adjusted Discharge Units
27 Cardiac Catheterization Procedures
28 Cardiac Fitness Procedures
29 Cardiac Surgery Cases
30 Cardiology Examinations
31 Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Visits
32 Cardiovascular Laboratory Examinations
33 Case Management Adjusted Discharge Units
34 Cashiering Adjusted Discharge Units
35 Central Service Adjusted Discharge Units
36 Central Sterile Adjusted Discharge Units
37 Central Supply Adjusted Discharge Units
38 Central Supply-SPD Adjusted Discharge Units
39 Chemical Dependency-Outpatient Visits
40 Claims Processing Adjusted Discharge Units
41 Clinic-Ambulatory Visits
42 Clinic-Anticoagulation Visits
43 Clinic-Arthritis Visits
44 Clinic-Burn Visits
45 Clinic-Cardiology Visits
46 Clinic-Chronic Disease Visits
47 Clinic-Dental Visits
48 Clinic-Dermatology Visits
49 Clinic-Endocrinology Visits
50 Clinic-Family Practice Visits
51 Clinic-Gastroenterology Visits
52 Clinic-Geriatric Visits
53 Clinic-Internal Medicine Visits
54 Clinic-Medical Visits
55 Clinic-Midwifery Visits
56 Clinic-Multispeciality Visits
57 Clinic-Nephrology Visits
58 Clinic-Neurology Visits
59 Clinic-Neurosurgery Visits
60 Clinic-Nutrition Visits
61 Clinic-OB/GYN Visits
62 Clinic-Oncology Visits
63 Clinic-Oral Surgery Visits
64 Clinic-Orthopedic Visits
65 Clinic-Pacemaker Visits
66 Clinic-Pain Treatment Visits
67 Clinic-Pediatric Visits
68 Clinic-Pediatric Specialty Visits
69 Clinic-Perinatology Visits
70 Clinic-Physical Medicine and Rehab Visits
71 Clinic-Podiatric Visits
72 Clinic-Pre-Natal Visits
73 Clinic-Psychiatric Visits
74 Clinic-Pulmonary Visits
75 Clinic-Rheumatology Visits
76 Clinic-Speciality Visits
77 Clinic-Surgical Visits
78 Clinic-Urgent Care Visits
79 Clinic-Urology Visits
80 Clinic-Wellness Visits
81 Clinic-Womens Visits
82 Clinic-Wound Care Visits
83 Coding Adjusted Discharge Units
84 Communications Adjusted Discharge Units
85 Community Education Adjusted Discharge Units
86 Community Health Education Adjusted Discharge Units
87 Community Relations Adjusted Discharge Units
88 Community Relations and Marketing Adjusted Discharge Units
89 Compliance Adjusted Discharge Units
90 Construction 1000 Gross Square Feet Serviced/Day
91 Construction Management Adjusted Discharge Units
92 Corporate Compliance Adjusted Discharge Units
93 Couriers Adjusted Discharge Units
94 Credit Adjusted Discharge Units
95 Credit and Collections Adjusted Discharge Units
96 CT Scanning Examinations
97 CT Scanning-Outpatient Examinations
98 Day Care Adjusted Discharge Units
99 Decision Support Adjusted Discharge Units
100 Diabetic Education Visits
101 Diagnostic Radiology Examinations
102 Diagnostic Radiology (Outpatient) Examinations
103 Dialysis Procedures
104 Dialysis-Home Training Procedures
105 Dietary Meals Served
106 Discharge Planning Adjusted Discharge Units
107 Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Orders Filled
108 ECG Department Examinations
109 Echocardiography Examinations
110 Education Adjusted Discharge Units
111 EEG/ECG Department Examinations
112 Electroconvulsive Therapy Treatments
113 Electrophysiology Laboratory Procedures
114 Employee Health Adjusted Discharge Units
115 EMS Adjusted Discharge Units
116 Endoscopy Laboratory Cases
117 Enterostomal Therapy Visits
118 Facilities Management 1000 Gross Square Feet Serviced/Day
119 Financial Counseling Adjusted Discharge Units
120 Financial Planning Adjusted Discharge Units
121 Financial Services Adjusted Discharge Units
122 Financial Services Administration Adjusted Discharge Units
123 Fitness Center Visits
124 Footcare Visits
125 Foundation Support Adjusted Discharge Units
126 Gift Shop Adjusted Discharge Units
127 Grounds 1000 Gross Square Feet Serviced/Day
128 Health Information Management Adjusted Discharge Units
129 Home Health Visits
130 Home Health Administration Visits
131 Home Health Aides Visits
132 Home Health Homemaker Visits
133 Home Health Occupational Therapy Visits
134 Home Health Physical Therapy Visits
135 Home Health Private Duty Visits
136 Home Health Skilled Nursing Visits
137 Home Health Social Services Visits
138 Home Health Speech Therapy Visits
139 Hospice Hospice Days
140 Hospice Administration Hospice Days
141 Hospice-Aide Visits
142 Hospice-RN Visits
143 Hospice-Social Service Visits
144 Hospitalist Hospital Patient Days
145 Housekeeping 1000 Net Square Feet Serviced/Day
146 Human Resources Adjusted Discharge Units
147 Hyperbaric Chamber Procedures
148 ICN-Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Adjusted Discharge Units
149 Imaging Center Examinations
150 Infection Control Adjusted Discharge Units
151 Information Systems Adjusted Discharge Units
152 Infusion Center Infusions
153 In-Home Administration Visits
154 IV Therapy Unit Doses Dispensed
155 Laboratory Billed Tests
156 Laboratory-Administration Billed Tests
157 Laboratory-Blood Bank Billed Tests
158 Laboratory-Blood Donor Processing Billed Tests
159 Laboratory-Chemistry Billed Tests
160 Laboratory-Cytology Billed Tests
161 Laboratory-Hematology Billed Tests
162 Laboratory-Histology Billed Tests
163 Laboratory-Microbiology Billed Tests
164 Laboratory-Pathology Billed Tests
165 Laboratory-Phlebotomy Draws
166 Laboratory-Point Of Care Billed Tests
167 Laboratory-Reference Billed Tests
168 Laboratory-Support Services Billed Tests
169 Laundry Laundry Pounds
170 Laundry/Linen Laundry Pounds
171 Linen Laundry Pounds
172 Mail Room Adjusted Discharge Units
173 Maintenance/Engineering 1000 Gross Square Feet Serviced/Day
174 Mammography Examinations
175 Mammography (Outpatient) Examinations
176 Marketing Adjusted Discharge Units
177 Materials Management Adjusted Discharge Units
178 Medical Education Adjusted Discharge Units
179 Medical Library Adjusted Discharge Units
180 Medical Records Adjusted Discharge Units
181 Medical Records and Utilization Review Adjusted Discharge Units
182 Medical Records-Excluding Transcription Adjusted Discharge Units
183 Medical Records-without transcription Adjusted Discharge Units
184 Medical Staff Office Adjusted Discharge Units
185 MRI Examinations
186 MRI-Outpatient Examinations
187 MRI-Support Only Examinations
188 Neurodiagnostics Examinations
189 Neurophysiology Laboratory Procedures
190 Nuclear Cardiology Examinations
191 Nuclear Medicine Examinations
192 Nuclear Medicine (Outpatient) Examinations
193 Nurse Preceptorship Adjusted Discharge Units
194 Nursing Administration Adjusted Discharge Units
195 Nursing Education Adjusted Discharge Units
196 Nursing-CCU Patient Days
197 Nursing-Chemical Dependency Unit Patient Days
198 Nursing-Dialysis Unit Patient Days
199 Nursing-Emergency Department Visits
200 Nursing-Geriatric Psychiatric Unit Patient Days
201 Nursing-IC/CCU Patient Days
202 Nursing-ICF Patient Days
203 Nursing-ICU Patient Days
204 Nursing-Labor & Delivery Deliveries
205 Nursing-Lactation Adjusted Discharge Units
206 Nursing-LDRP Deliveries
207 Nursing-Long Term Intermediate Care Unit Patient Days
208 Nursing-Med/Surg Unit Patient Days
209 Nursing-Medical Unit Patient Days
210 Nursing-Neurology Unit Patient Days
211 Nursing-Newborn Nursery Nursery Days
212 Nursing-NICU Nursery Days
213 Nursing-OB/GYN Unit Patient Days
214 Nursing-Oncology Unit Patient Days
215 Nursing-Ortho/Neuro Unit Patient Days
216 Nursing-Orthopedics Unit Patient Days
217 Nursing-Pediatric ICU Patient Days
218 Nursing-Pediatric Unit Patient Days
219 Nursing-Psychiatric Unit Patient Days
220 Nursing-Psychiatric Unit (Lock Unit) Patient Days
221 Nursing-Psychiatric Unit-Adolescent Patient Days
222 Nursing-Registry Adjusted Discharge Units
223 Nursing-Rehabilitation Unit Patient Days
224 Nursing-Short Stay Unit Other Patient Stays
225 Nursing-SNF Patient Days
226 Nursing-Stent Unit Patient Days
227 Nursing-Stepdown Unit Patient Days
228 Nursing-Surgical Unit Patient Days
229 Nursing-Swing Beds Patient Days
230 Nursing-Telemetry Unit Patient Days
231 Nursing-Transitional Care Unit Patient Days
232 Nursing-Women's Health Patient Days
233 Nutrition Adjusted Discharge Units
234 Occupational Health Visits
235 Occupational Medicine Visits
236 Occupational Therapy Billed Increments
237 Oncology Visits
238 Outpatient Services Center Procedures
239 PAR Cases
240 Partial Hospitalization Program Visits
241 Pastoral Care Adjusted Discharge Units
242 Patient Accounts Admissions/Registrations
243 Patient Advocate Adjusted Discharge Units
244 Patient Education Adjusted Discharge Units
245 Patient Placement Adjusted Discharge Units
246 Patient Transports Transports
247 Payroll Adjusted Discharge Units
248 Perfusion Cases
249 Perinatal Education Adjusted Discharge Units
250 Peripheral Vascular Laboratory Examinations
251 PET Scanning Examinations
252 Pharmacy Unit Doses Dispensed
253 Pharmacy-Outpatient Prescriptions Filled
254 Physical Therapy Billed Increments
255 Physical Therapy-Inpatient Billed Increments
256 Physical Therapy-Outpatient Billed Increments
257 Physician Billing Visits
258 Plant 1000 Gross Square Feet Serviced/Day
259 Power Plant 1000 Gross Square Feet Serviced/Day
260 Practice Management Clinic Visits
261 Pre-Admission Certification Registrations
262 Print Shop Adjusted Discharge Units
263 Private Duty Nursing Visits
264 Providers-Clinic Clinic Visits
265 Providers-Emergency Department Visits
266 Providers-Urgent Care Urgent Care Visits
267 Psychology Visits
268 Pulmonary Function Procedures
269 Purchasing Adjusted Discharge Units
270 Quality Management Adjusted Discharge Units
271 Radiology Technologist School Adjusted Discharge Units
272 Radiology-Administration Examinations
273 Radiology-Clerical Examinations
274 Radiology-Professional Building Examinations
275 Radiology-Special Procedures Examinations
276 Rehabilitation Physician Visits
277 Rehabilitation Therapy Billed Increments
278 Rehabilitation Therapy-Outpatient Billed Increments
279 Rehabilitation Therapy-Pediatric Billed Increments
280 Resource Management Adjusted Discharge Units
281 Respiratory Therapy Treatments
282 Risk Management Adjusted Discharge Units
283 Rural Health Clinic Visits
284 Safety Adjusted Discharge Units
285 Scheduling Visits
286 Security Adjusted Discharge Units
287 Sleep Laboratory Examinations
288 Social Services Adjusted Discharge Units
289 Speech Therapy Billed Increments
290 Speech Therapy-Outpatient Billed Increments
291 Sports Medicine Visits
292 Surgery Cases
293 Surgery-Ambulatory Cases
294 Surgery-OB Cases
295 Surgery-Pediatric Cases
296 Telecommunications Support Adjusted Discharge Units
297 Therapeutic Radiology Procedures
298 Transcription Adjusted Discharge Units
299 Transportation Adjusted Discharge Units
300 Ultrasonography Examinations
301 Ultrasonography-Outpatient Examinations
302 Urgent Care Center Visits
303 Utilization Review Adjusted Discharge Units
304 Volunteer Services Adjusted Discharge Units
305 Womens Center Adjusted Discharge Units

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