Activities of preventive care and rehabilitation centers (

This service 'Activities of preventive care and rehabilitation centers' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

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This service includes:

  • Facilities for inpatient treatment for eliminating a weakened state of health which would lead to illness within a foreseeable period of time; counteracting a threat to the healthy development of a child (prevention), or curing a disease; or preventing a disease from getting worse; or alleviating the symptoms of a disease; or ensuring or consolidating the treatment success after any kind of hospital treatment; also with the aim of defending against the threat of disability, eliminating a disability, alleviating a disability, or preventing a disability from getting worse; or avoiding or mitigating the need for nursing care (rehabilitation); professionally competent facilities under permanent medical supervision which, with the help of specially trained staff, are equipped to improve the patients’ health condition in accordance with a medical treatment plan, primarily by the application of remedies including physical therapy, movement therapy, speech therapy, or vocational and occupational therapy, and other suitable therapies, including mental and psychological influences, and to help the patients in developing their own immune and healing powers, and which provide the patients with room and board.

Also classified hereunder are the short- or long-term activities of sanitariums, preventive medicine facilities, nursing and convalescent homes, rehabilitation centers, and other public health facilities equipped for accommodating patients. These facilities provide mainly inpatient treatment under direct medical responsibility.

This service does not include:

  • Laboratory testing and analysis of materials and products of all kinds, other than medical testing and analyses (see 71.20.0)
  • Veterinary activities (see 75.00)
  • Medical care for dependents of deployed armed forces personnel (see 84.22.0)
  • Activities of general or specialized dentist’s offices, e.g. general dentistry, endodontic and pediatric dentistry, oral pathology, orthodontics (see 86.23.0)
  • Consultation of inpatients by private practice physicians (see Group 86.2)
  • Activities of laboratory furnaces (see 86.90.9)
  • Emergency medical services and ambulance transport (see 86.90.9)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Einrichtungen der Präventivmedizin
  • Entziehungsanstalten (Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Genesungsheime (Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Heilanstalten (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Kliniken (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Kneippkuranstalten (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Kureinrichtungen (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Kurheime (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Kurkliniken (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Lungenheilanstalten (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Nervenheilanstalten (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Präventivmedizinische Einrichtungen
  • Privatsanatorien (Vorsorge und Reha)
  • Psychiatrische Krankenhäuser (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Rehabilitationskliniken
  • Rheumakliniken (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Sanatorien (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Schlafkuranstalten (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Schlaflabor (Präventivmedizin)
  • Tageskliniken (Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Tuberkuloseheilanstalten (Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken)
  • Vorsorge- und Rehabilitationskliniken