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Table 114Medicare-certified providers and suppliers: United States, selected years 1980-2002
[Data are compiled from various Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services data systems] Click here for spreadsheet version

Providers or suppliers 1980 1985 1990 1996 1997 1998 2000 2001 2002
Number of providers or suppliers
Home health agencies2,9245,6795,7308,43710,8079,3307,8577,0996,813
Clinical Lab Improvement Act Facilities- - -- - -- - -159,907164,054166,817171,018168,333173,807
End stage renal disease facilities9991,3931,9372,8763,3673,5313,7873,9914,113
Outpatient physical therapy4198541,1952,3022,7582,8902,8672,8742,836
Portable X-ray216308443555656657666675644
Rural health clinics3914285512,7753,6733,5513,4533,3343,283
Comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facilities- - -72186307531590522518524
Ambulatory surgical centers.- - -3361,1972,1122,4802,6442,8943,1473,371
Hospices- - -1648251,9272,3442,3172,3262,2672,275

- - - Data not available.

NOTES: Provider and supplier data for 1980–90 are as of July 1. Provider and supplier data for 1996–98 are as of December. Provider and supplier data for 2000, 2001, and 2002 are as of December 1999, December 2000, and December 2001, respectively. Providers and suppliers certified for Medicare are deemed to meet Medicaid standards.

SOURCES: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Office of Research, Development, and Information.

From: Trend Tables

Cover of Health, United States, 2004
Health, United States, 2004: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans.
National Center for Health Statistics (US) .
Hyattsville (MD): National Center for Health Statistics (US); 2004 Sep.

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