SIC Code 8051 Skilled Nursing Care Facilities




Establishments primarily engaged in providing inpatient nursing and rehabilitative services to patients who require continuous health care, but not hospital services. Care must be ordered by and under the direction of a physician. The staff must include a licensed nurse on duty continuously with a minimum of one full-time registered nurse on duty during each day shift. Included are establishments certified to deliver skilled nursing care under the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

Illustrative Examples

Convalescent homes with continuous nursing care, Extended care facilities, Mental retardation hospitals, Nursing homes, skilled

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Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 805101Nursing & Convalescent Homes
  • 805102Health Care Facilities
  • 805198Skilled Nursing Care Facilities

7-digit SIC

  • 8051001Skilled Nursing Care Facilities
  • 8051002Nursing & Convalescent Homes
  • 8051003Extended Care Facility
  • 8051004Mental Handicapped Hospital
  • 8051005Health Care Facilities

8-digit SIC

  • 80510000Skilled Nursing Care Facilities
  • 80519901Convalescent Home With Continuous Nursing Care
  • 80519902Extended Care Facility
  • 80519903Mental Retardation Hospital