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 TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  1
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  WESTERN NEW YORK HSA	      TOTAL				210718	 1408332       6.7
    ALLEGANY		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		  3521	   15603       4.4
				ALLEGANY			  3275	   13678       4.2
				CATTARAUGUS			   228	    1853       8.1
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       4       4.0
				ERIE				    10	      38       3.8
				GENESEE				     2	       5       2.5
				NIAGARA				     2	       6       3.0
				WYOMING				     3	      19       6.3
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    78	     315       4.0
				LIVINGSTON			     3	       7       2.3
				MONROE				     1	       3       3.0
				STEUBEN				    74	     305       4.1
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				BROOME				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				   138	     445       3.2
				UNKNOWN				   130	     415       3.2
				OUT OF STATE			     8	      30       3.8
    CATTARAUGUS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		  8908	   55041       6.2
				ALLEGANY			  1200	    6337       5.3
				CATTARAUGUS			  6857	   39468       5.8
				CHAUTAUQUA			   212	    2270      10.7
				ERIE				   586	    6675      11.4
				GENESEE				     1	       8       8.0
				NIAGARA				    14	      47       3.4
				WYOMING				    38	     236       6.2
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    37	     269       7.3
				CHEMUNG				     1	       3       3.0
				LIVINGSTON			     2	       7       3.5
				MONROE				    25	     198       7.9
				ONTARIO				     1	       3       3.0
				STEUBEN				     7	      37       5.3
				WAYNE				     1	      21      21.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     3	      13       4.3
				ONEIDA				     1	       3       3.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	       7       7.0
				OSWEGO				     1	       3       3.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     2	      27      13.5
				TIOGA				     2	      27      13.5
			      OTHER				   662	    3105       4.7
				UNKNOWN				     4	      37       9.3
				OUT OF STATE			   658	    3068       4.7
    CHAUTAUQUA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		 17852	  122693       6.9
				ALLEGANY			    16	     113       7.1
				CATTARAUGUS			  1028	    7214       7.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			 15750	  106973       6.8
				ERIE				  1013	    7942       7.8
				GENESEE				     5	      60      12.0
				NIAGARA				     8	      62       7.8
				ORLEANS				     9	     131      14.6
				WYOMING				    23	     198       8.6
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    41	     448      10.9
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   2
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    CHAUTAUQUA(cont)		LIVINGSTON			     3	      58      19.3
				MONROE				    33	     355      10.8
				ONTARIO				     3	      21       7.0
				STEUBEN				     1	      13      13.0
				YATES				     1	       1       1.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     3	      33      11.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	      18      18.0
				ONEIDA				     1	      10      10.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	       5       5.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     2	      16       8.0
				BROOME				     1	      14      14.0
				CHENANGO			     1	       2       2.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     4	      10       2.5
				CLINTON				     1	       3       3.0
				FRANKLIN			     1	       2       2.0
				SARATOGA			     1	       2       2.0
				SCHENECTADY			     1	       3       3.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				ORANGE				     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     4	      29       7.3
				BRONX				     1	       7       7.0
				KINGS				     1	       4       4.0
				NEW YORK			     2	      18       9.0
			      OTHER				   623	    3682       5.9
				UNKNOWN				   542	    3413       6.3
				OUT OF STATE			    81	     269       3.3
    ERIE		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		136204	  913609       6.7
				ALLEGANY			   560	    4065       7.3
				CATTARAUGUS			  3229	   19302       6.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			  2071	   15751       7.6
				ERIE				118661	  807252       6.8
				GENESEE				  1053	    6305       6.0
				NIAGARA				  8672	   48850       5.6
				ORLEANS				   577	    3959       6.9
				WYOMING				  1381	    8125       5.9
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   791	    5830       7.4
				CHEMUNG				    59	     611      10.4
				LIVINGSTON			   111	     739       6.7
				MONROE				   497	    3585       7.2
				ONTARIO				    18	      92       5.1
				SCHUYLER			     6	      66      11.0
				SENECA				    15	      77       5.1
				STEUBEN				    57	     421       7.4
				WAYNE				    25	     215       8.6
				YATES				     3	      24       8.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   401	    3302       8.2
				CAYUGA				    40	     277       6.9
				CORTLAND			    19	      82       4.3
				HERKIMER			    23	     141       6.1
				JEFFERSON			    51	     357       7.0
				LEWIS				     9	      78       8.7
				MADISON				    29	     239       8.2
				ONEIDA				    96	     883       9.2
				ONONDAGA			    68	     751      11.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   3
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ERIE(cont)			OSWEGO				    21	     166       7.9
				ST. LAWRENCE			    25	     225       9.0
				TOMPKINS			    20	     103       5.2
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    89	     555       6.2
				BROOME				    70	     388       5.5
				CHENANGO			    10	     111      11.1
				TIOGA				     9	      56       6.2
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    64	     505       7.9
				ALBANY				     6	      35       5.8
				CLINTON				     1	       6       6.0
				COLUMBIA			     2	      13       6.5
				DELAWARE			     7	      89      12.7
				ESSEX				     1	       3       3.0
				FRANKLIN			     8	      36       4.5
				FULTON				     9	     132      14.7
				HAMILTON			     1	       6       6.0
				MONTGOMERY			    10	      27       2.7
				OTSEGO				     1	       1       1.0
				RENSSELAER			     1	       4       4.0
				SARATOGA			     2	      16       8.0
				SCHENECTADY			     7	      37       5.3
				WARREN				     6	      83      13.8
				WASHINGTON			     2	      17       8.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    21	      61       2.9
				DUTCHESS			     7	      21       3.0
				ORANGE				     3	       5       1.7
				PUTNAM				     2	       2       1.0
				ROCKLAND			     2	       9       4.5
				SULLIVAN			     2	       5       2.5
				WESTCHESTER			     5	      19       3.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    22	     177       8.0
				BRONX				     4	      21       5.3
				KINGS				     5	      43       8.6
				NEW YORK			     8	      47       5.9
				QUEENS				     5	      66      13.2
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    12	      69       5.8
				NASSAU				     4	      39       9.8
				SUFFOLK				     8	      30       3.8
			      OTHER				  2669	   20781       7.8
				UNKNOWN				  1820	   15726       8.6
				OUT OF STATE			   849	    5055       6.0
    GENESEE		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		  5913	   37498       6.3
				ALLEGANY			     5	      13       2.6
				CATTARAUGUS			     3	      15       5.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       5       5.0
				ERIE				   241	    1732       7.2
				GENESEE				  5052	   32107       6.4
				NIAGARA				     9	      71       7.9
				ORLEANS				   147	     849       5.8
				WYOMING				   455	    2706       5.9
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   652	    6308       9.7
				CHEMUNG				     2	       5       2.5
				LIVINGSTON			   104	     827       8.0
				MONROE				   528	    5405      10.2
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   4
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    GENESEE(cont)		ONTARIO				    11	      52       4.7
				SENECA				     1	       1       1.0
				STEUBEN				     1	       1       1.0
				WAYNE				     5	      17       3.4
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     7	      48       6.9
				CAYUGA				     3	      36      12.0
				ONEIDA				     1	       3       3.0
				OSWEGO				     2	       6       3.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       3       3.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       3       3.0
				BROOME				     1	       3       3.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       8       8.0
				ALBANY				     1	       8       8.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     1	      15      15.0
				DUTCHESS			     1	      15      15.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     2	       5       2.5
				KINGS				     1	       4       4.0
				QUEENS				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				    56	     265       4.7
				UNKNOWN				     7	      54       7.7
				OUT OF STATE			    49	     211       4.3
    NIAGARA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		 25424	  178321       7.0
				ALLEGANY			    20	     142       7.1
				CATTARAUGUS			    11	     143      13.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     9	      71       7.9
				ERIE				  2347	   19611       8.4
				GENESEE				    19	     130       6.8
				NIAGARA				 22836	  157386       6.9
				ORLEANS				   169	     708       4.2
				WYOMING				    13	     130      10.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   138	    2498      18.1
				CHEMUNG				     2	      10       5.0
				LIVINGSTON			     2	      30      15.0
				MONROE				   129	    2400      18.6
				ONTARIO				     1	      28      28.0
				SENECA				     1	      17      17.0
				WAYNE				     3	      13       4.3
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    14	      55       3.9
				CAYUGA				     2	       7       3.5
				ONONDAGA			     9	      35       3.9
				OSWEGO				     1	       2       2.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	      10      10.0
				TOMPKINS			     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     3	      60      20.0
				BROOME				     3	      60      20.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     4	      17       4.3
				ALBANY				     1	       2       2.0
				DELAWARE			     2	      14       7.0
				ESSEX				     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     7	      46       6.6
				BRONX				     1	       6       6.0
				NEW YORK			     2	      27      13.5
				QUEENS				     4	      13       3.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     3	       6       2.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   5
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    NIAGARA(cont)		NASSAU				     2	       5       2.5
				SUFFOLK				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				   241	    1717       7.1
				UNKNOWN				   196	    1538       7.8
				OUT OF STATE			    45	     179       4.0
    ORLEANS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		  2453	   11949       4.9
				ERIE				     1	       1       1.0
				GENESEE				    34	     134       3.9
				NIAGARA				   363	    1675       4.6
				ORLEANS				  2055	   10139       4.9
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    15	      37       2.5
				MONROE				    15	      37       2.5
			      OTHER				    21	      91       4.3
				UNKNOWN				    11	      49       4.5
				OUT OF STATE			    10	      42       4.2
    WYOMING		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		  3208	   20405       6.4
				ALLEGANY			   131	     779       5.9
				CATTARAUGUS			   107	     444       4.1
				ERIE				    37	     157       4.2
				GENESEE				   178	    1332       7.5
				NIAGARA				     2	      13       6.5
				ORLEANS				    18	     146       8.1
				WYOMING				  2735	   17534       6.4
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   378	    2241       5.9
				LIVINGSTON			   349	    1987       5.7
				MONROE				    25	     222       8.9
				ONTARIO				     1	       7       7.0
				STEUBEN				     1	      10      10.0
				WAYNE				     2	      15       7.5
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       4       4.0
				CHENANGO			     1	       4       4.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       3       3.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       3       3.0
			      OTHER				    21	     112       5.3
				UNKNOWN				     2	      38      19.0
				OUT OF STATE			    19	      74       3.9
  FINGER LAKES HSA	      TOTAL				150386	  958580       6.4
    CHEMUNG		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    30	     455      15.2
				ALLEGANY			    25	     437      17.5
				ERIE				     1	       5       5.0
				GENESEE				     3	      11       3.7
				ORLEANS				     1	       2       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			 12487	   93919       7.5
				CHEMUNG				 10149	   75734       7.5
				LIVINGSTON			     5	      23       4.6
				MONROE				     7	      60       8.6
				ONTARIO				    13	     228      17.5
				SCHUYLER			   616	    3966       6.4
				SENECA				    28	     287      10.3
				STEUBEN				  1557	   12632       8.1
				WAYNE				     4	      26       6.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   6
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    CHEMUNG(cont)		YATES				   108	     963       8.9
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   294	    3318      11.3
				CAYUGA				     8	      93      11.6
				CORTLAND			     7	      26       3.7
				HERKIMER			     1	       8       8.0
				JEFFERSON			     2	      13       6.5
				ONEIDA				     5	      31       6.2
				ONONDAGA			    36	     469      13.0
				OSWEGO				     2	      14       7.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     2	      19       9.5
				TOMPKINS			   231	    2645      11.5
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   169	    1661       9.8
				BROOME				    38	     469      12.3
				TIOGA				   131	    1192       9.1
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     8	     118      14.8
				ALBANY				     1	       4       4.0
				DELAWARE			     4	      70      17.5
				FULTON				     1	       4       4.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       8       8.0
				WARREN				     1	      32      32.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     3	      37      12.3
				SULLIVAN			     1	      29      29.0
				ULSTER				     2	       8       4.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     6	      34       5.7
				KINGS				     3	       8       2.7
				NEW YORK			     2	      25      12.5
				QUEENS				     1	       1       1.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     5	      74      14.8
				NASSAU				     3	      30      10.0
				SUFFOLK				     2	      44      22.0
			      OTHER				  1147	    8989       7.8
				UNKNOWN				   792	    5333       6.7
				OUT OF STATE			   355	    3656      10.3
    LIVINGSTON		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		   144	     563       3.9
				ALLEGANY			   104	     433       4.2
				CATTARAUGUS			     2	       9       4.5
				GENESEE				     3	       5       1.7
				WYOMING				    35	     116       3.3
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			  2636	   12984       4.9
				LIVINGSTON			  1935	    9724       5.0
				MONROE				    12	      59       4.9
				ONTARIO				    38	     203       5.3
				STEUBEN				   651	    2998       4.6
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				TIOGA				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				    78	     306       3.9
				UNKNOWN				    66	     266       4.0
				OUT OF STATE			    12	      40       3.3
    MONROE		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		  5414	   35772       6.6
				ALLEGANY			   495	    3475       7.0
				CATTARAUGUS			   108	     696       6.4
				CHAUTAUQUA			    18	     131       7.3
				ERIE				   202	    1917       9.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   7
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MONROE(cont)		GENESEE				  1737	   11096       6.4
				NIAGARA				    72	     516       7.2
				ORLEANS				  2304	   14423       6.3
				WYOMING				   478	    3518       7.4
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			 91471	  589688       6.4
				CHEMUNG				   210	    2164      10.3
				LIVINGSTON			  3520	   22820       6.5
				MONROE				 78624	  508931       6.5
				ONTARIO				  2848	   16763       5.9
				SCHUYLER			    50	     440       8.8
				SENECA				   532	    3692       6.9
				STEUBEN				  1187	    8574       7.2
				WAYNE				  4134	   23697       5.7
				YATES				   366	    2607       7.1
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   768	    7365       9.6
				CAYUGA				   110	    1158      10.5
				CORTLAND			    19	     147       7.7
				HERKIMER			    25	     127       5.1
				JEFFERSON			    80	     511       6.4
				LEWIS				    12	      84       7.0
				MADISON				    13	     202      15.5
				ONEIDA				    88	     816       9.3
				ONONDAGA			   122	    1297      10.6
				OSWEGO				    49	     684      14.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			    44	     295       6.7
				TOMPKINS			   206	    2044       9.9
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    81	     626       7.7
				BROOME				    38	     308       8.1
				CHENANGO			    14	      92       6.6
				TIOGA				    29	     226       7.8
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    86	     769       8.9
				ALBANY				    20	     168       8.4
				CLINTON				     3	      35      11.7
				DELAWARE			     2	       7       3.5
				FRANKLIN			     8	      29       3.6
				FULTON				     2	      11       5.5
				GREENE				     2	      13       6.5
				HAMILTON			     6	      96      16.0
				MONTGOMERY			     3	      29       9.7
				OTSEGO				     6	      38       6.3
				RENSSELAER			     6	     178      29.7
				SARATOGA			    18	     109       6.1
				SCHENECTADY			     7	      36       5.1
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       9       9.0
				WASHINGTON			     2	      11       5.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    26	     163       6.3
				DUTCHESS			     3	      20       6.7
				ORANGE				     1	       3       3.0
				PUTNAM				     2	       4       2.0
				ROCKLAND			     3	      12       4.0
				SULLIVAN			     3	      20       6.7
				ULSTER				     6	      50       8.3
				WESTCHESTER			     8	      54       6.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    23	     129       5.6
				BRONX				     2	       4       2.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   8
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MONROE(cont)		KINGS				    12	      60       5.0
				NEW YORK			     2	      16       8.0
				QUEENS				     7	      49       7.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    23	     104       4.5
				NASSAU				    14	      78       5.6
				SUFFOLK				     9	      26       2.9
			      OTHER				   874	    7266       8.3
				UNKNOWN				   329	    2348       7.1
				OUT OF STATE			   545	    4918       9.0
    ONTARIO		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		   137	    2526      18.4
				ALLEGANY			     5	      30       6.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     4	      11       2.8
				CHAUTAUQUA			     2	      24      12.0
				ERIE				   109	    2329      21.4
				GENESEE				     7	      22       3.1
				NIAGARA				     4	      68      17.0
				ORLEANS				     3	       8       2.7
				WYOMING				     3	      34      11.3
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			 12756	   71459       5.6
				CHEMUNG				     6	      20       3.3
				LIVINGSTON			   195	    1089       5.6
				MONROE				   408	    3410       8.4
				ONTARIO				  7342	   41284       5.6
				SCHUYLER			    11	      71       6.5
				SENECA				  2393	   13498       5.6
				STEUBEN				    99	     522       5.3
				WAYNE				  1412	    7883       5.6
				YATES				   890	    3682       4.1
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   177	    1521       8.6
				CAYUGA				    96	     722       7.5
				CORTLAND			     9	      63       7.0
				HERKIMER			     1	       5       5.0
				JEFFERSON			     4	      31       7.8
				MADISON				     2	       6       3.0
				ONEIDA				     4	      33       8.3
				ONONDAGA			    20	     203      10.2
				OSWEGO				    21	     199       9.5
				ST. LAWRENCE			     4	      85      21.3
				TOMPKINS			    16	     174      10.9
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    13	     103       7.9
				BROOME				    12	      75       6.3
				TIOGA				     1	      28      28.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     6	      82      13.7
				ALBANY				     1	       6       6.0
				CLINTON				     1	      28      28.0
				FRANKLIN			     1	      28      28.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       3       3.0
				SCHENECTADY			     1	      11      11.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       6       6.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				WESTCHESTER			     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     4	      29       7.3
				KINGS				     2	      25      12.5
				QUEENS				     2	       4       2.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						   9
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ONTARIO(cont)	      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     2	      14       7.0
				SUFFOLK				     2	      14       7.0
			      OTHER				    82	     527       6.4
				UNKNOWN				    39	     323       8.3
				OUT OF STATE			    43	     204       4.7
    SCHUYLER		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     2	       6       3.0
				ERIE				     1	       4       4.0
				GENESEE				     1	       2       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			  1429	    5492       3.8
				CHEMUNG				    54	     168       3.1
				ONTARIO				     4	       5       1.3
				SCHUYLER			  1069	    4365       4.1
				SENECA				    60	     171       2.9
				STEUBEN				    42	     147       3.5
				WAYNE				     3	       7       2.3
				YATES				   197	     629       3.2
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    67	     151       2.3
				ONONDAGA			     3	       6       2.0
				TOMPKINS			    64	     145       2.3
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     8	      21       2.6
				BROOME				     2	       7       3.5
				TIOGA				     6	      14       2.3
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       6       6.0
				SARATOGA			     1	       6       6.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				ULSTER				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				    12	      30       2.5
				OUT OF STATE			    12	      30       2.5
    STEUBEN		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		   734	    5622       7.7
				ALLEGANY			   686	    5244       7.6
				CATTARAUGUS			    16	     147       9.2
				CHAUTAUQUA			     2	      16       8.0
				ERIE				     6	      85      14.2
				GENESEE				     3	      16       5.3
				NIAGARA				     4	      15       3.8
				ORLEANS				     3	       7       2.3
				WYOMING				    14	      92       6.6
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			 11607	   65556       5.6
				CHEMUNG				   265	    1928       7.3
				LIVINGSTON			   245	    1428       5.8
				MONROE				    44	     592      13.5
				ONTARIO				    34	     248       7.3
				SCHUYLER			   137	     678       4.9
				SENECA				     4	      24       6.0
				STEUBEN				 10800	   60161       5.6
				WAYNE				    11	     150      13.6
				YATES				    67	     347       5.2
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    57	     727      12.8
				CAYUGA				     1	       1       1.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	       4       4.0
				MADISON				     1	       1       1.0
				ONONDAGA			     5	      36       7.2
				OSWEGO				     1	      14      14.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  10
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    STEUBEN(cont)		TOMPKINS			    48	     671      14.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    67	    1167      17.4
				BROOME				    37	     692      18.7
				TIOGA				    30	     475      15.8
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     6	      94      15.7
				DELAWARE			     1	      19      19.0
				ESSEX				     1	       7       7.0
				FULTON				     2	      37      18.5
				OTSEGO				     1	       4       4.0
				SCHENECTADY			     1	      27      27.0
			      OTHER				   388	    2273       5.9
				UNKNOWN				    89	     418       4.7
				OUT OF STATE			   299	    1855       6.2
    WAYNE		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     4	      13       3.3
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       5       5.0
				ERIE				     2	       6       3.0
				GENESEE				     1	       2       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			  5388	   27417       5.1
				LIVINGSTON			     3	      72      24.0
				MONROE				    33	     152       4.6
				ONTARIO				   207	    1201       5.8
				SCHUYLER			     2	       7       3.5
				SENECA				   114	    1446      12.7
				STEUBEN				     2	       2       1.0
				WAYNE				  5022	   24528       4.9
				YATES				     5	       9       1.8
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    72	     276       3.8
				CAYUGA				    57	     241       4.2
				CORTLAND			     1	       1       1.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	       1       1.0
				MADISON				     1	       2       2.0
				ONONDAGA			     5	      15       3.0
				OSWEGO				     6	      13       2.2
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       3       3.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	       5       1.7
				FRANKLIN			     1	       1       1.0
				RENSSELAER			     1	       1       1.0
				SARATOGA			     1	       3       3.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     1	       3       3.0
				KINGS				     1	       3       3.0
			      OTHER				    27	     115       4.3
				UNKNOWN				    13	      79       6.1
				OUT OF STATE			    14	      36       2.6
    YATES		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     5	      32       6.4
				ALLEGANY			     3	      28       9.3
				GENESEE				     1	       3       3.0
				WYOMING				     1	       1       1.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			  1509	    8730       5.8
				CHEMUNG				    42	     249       5.9
				LIVINGSTON			     2	       6       3.0
				MONROE				    17	     106       6.2
				ONTARIO				    75	     441       5.9
				SCHUYLER			    30	     340      11.3
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  11
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    YATES(cont)			SENECA				    14	     151      10.8
				STEUBEN				    94	     595       6.3
				WAYNE				    15	     148       9.9
				YATES				  1220	    6694       5.5
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     7	      35       5.0
				CAYUGA				     1	       2       2.0
				TOMPKINS			     6	      33       5.5
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     3	       8       2.7
				TIOGA				     3	       8       2.7
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	      10       3.3
				DELAWARE			     1	       3       3.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       4       4.0
				RENSSELAER			     1	       3       3.0
			      OTHER				    33	     187       5.7
				UNKNOWN				    15	      91       6.1
				OUT OF STATE			    18	      96       5.3
  CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA	      TOTAL				172129	 1019634       5.9
    CAYUGA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     5	      45       9.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	       3       3.0
				ERIE				     4	      42      10.5
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   131	     685       5.2
				LIVINGSTON			     1	       7       7.0
				MONROE				     3	       7       2.3
				ONTARIO				     8	      17       2.1
				SENECA				    53	     217       4.1
				WAYNE				    63	     422       6.7
				YATES				     3	      15       5.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  8195	   55504       6.8
				CAYUGA				  7564	   51009       6.7
				CORTLAND			    24	      99       4.1
				JEFFERSON			     3	       9       3.0
				MADISON				     4	      17       4.3
				ONEIDA				     2	      19       9.5
				ONONDAGA			   558	    3718       6.7
				OSWEGO				    19	     494      26.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     3	      27       9.0
				TOMPKINS			    18	     112       6.2
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    10	      61       6.1
				BROOME				     5	      36       7.2
				CHENANGO			     3	      17       5.7
				TIOGA				     2	       8       4.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     7	      42       6.0
				ALBANY				     2	       4       2.0
				CLINTON				     1	      28      28.0
				FULTON				     1	       4       4.0
				MONTGOMERY			     1	       1       1.0
				SARATOGA			     2	       5       2.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     3	      27       9.0
				ROCKLAND			     1	       5       5.0
				ULSTER				     1	      20      20.0
				WESTCHESTER			     1	       2       2.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     2	      14       7.0
				QUEENS				     2	      14       7.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  12
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    CAYUGA(cont)	      OTHER				    43	     207       4.8
				UNKNOWN				    42	     206       4.9
				OUT OF STATE			     1	       1       1.0
    CORTLAND		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	      21       7.0
				ALLEGANY			     1	       1       1.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       6       6.0
				ORLEANS				     1	      14      14.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     6	      32       5.3
				CHEMUNG				     1	      10      10.0
				MONROE				     3	      19       6.3
				ONTARIO				     1	       1       1.0
				SCHUYLER			     1	       2       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  5642	   33269       5.9
				CAYUGA				   354	    1434       4.1
				CORTLAND			  4448	   27163       6.1
				MADISON				    84	     296       3.5
				ONEIDA				     4	       7       1.8
				ONONDAGA			    91	     419       4.6
				OSWEGO				     1	       3       3.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     2	      22      11.0
				TOMPKINS			   658	    3925       6.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   139	     646       4.6
				BROOME				    31	     117       3.8
				CHENANGO			    70	     396       5.7
				TIOGA				    38	     133       3.5
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     2	      13       6.5
				MONTGOMERY			     1	       1       1.0
				OTSEGO				     1	      12      12.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     5	      12       2.4
				DUTCHESS			     2	       5       2.5
				ORANGE				     2	       5       2.5
				ROCKLAND			     1	       2       2.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     3	      10       3.3
				KINGS				     1	       5       5.0
				QUEENS				     1	       1       1.0
				RICHMOND			     1	       4       4.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     1	       2       2.0
				NASSAU				     1	       2       2.0
			      OTHER				    98	     638       6.5
				UNKNOWN				    70	     538       7.7
				OUT OF STATE			    28	     100       3.6
    HERKIMER		      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  3106	   18579       6.0
				HERKIMER			  3044	   18400       6.0
				LEWIS				     1	       8       8.0
				MADISON				     2	       4       2.0
				ONEIDA				    53	     150       2.8
				ONONDAGA			     4	       8       2.0
				OSWEGO				     2	       9       4.5
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     6	       9       1.5
				BROOME				     6	       9       1.5
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   738	    4120       5.6
				ALBANY				     1	       1       1.0
				CLINTON				     1	       1       1.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  13
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    HERKIMER(cont)		DELAWARE			     1	       6       6.0
				FRANKLIN			     1	       1       1.0
				FULTON				    80	     306       3.8
				GREENE				     1	       1       1.0
				HAMILTON			     3	      18       6.0
				MONTGOMERY			   633	    3737       5.9
				OTSEGO				    11	      31       2.8
				SARATOGA			     1	       2       2.0
				SCHENECTADY			     2	       6       3.0
				SCHOHARIE			     2	       6       3.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       4       4.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     4	       8       2.0
				PUTNAM				     1	       1       1.0
				ULSTER				     1	       3       3.0
				WESTCHESTER			     2	       4       2.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     1	      16      16.0
				KINGS				     1	      16      16.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     2	       6       3.0
				SUFFOLK				     2	       6       3.0
			      OTHER				    31	      82       2.6
				UNKNOWN				     7	      18       2.6
				OUT OF STATE			    24	      64       2.7
    JEFFERSON		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    13	      77       5.9
				ALLEGANY			     2	       6       3.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	       2       2.0
				ERIE				     5	      23       4.6
				GENESEE				     2	      23      11.5
				NIAGARA				     2	      18       9.0
				WYOMING				     1	       5       5.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    70	     576       8.2
				CHEMUNG				     4	      25       6.3
				MONROE				    49	     481       9.8
				ONTARIO				     5	      30       6.0
				SCHUYLER			     1	       2       2.0
				SENECA				     2	       9       4.5
				STEUBEN				     1	       2       2.0
				WAYNE				     8	      27       3.4
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		 14476	   81163       5.6
				CAYUGA				     5	      73      14.6
				CORTLAND			     2	       9       4.5
				HERKIMER			     9	      81       9.0
				JEFFERSON			 12383	   67911       5.5
				LEWIS				   783	    4658       5.9
				MADISON				     2	      12       6.0
				ONEIDA				    34	     371      10.9
				ONONDAGA			   143	    1705      11.9
				OSWEGO				   468	    2986       6.4
				ST. LAWRENCE			   640	    3245       5.1
				TOMPKINS			     7	     112      16.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    24	     217       9.0
				BROOME				    17	     151       8.9
				CHENANGO			     4	      29       7.3
				TIOGA				     3	      37      12.3
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    78	    1090      14.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  14
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    JEFFERSON(cont)		ALBANY				     6	      75      12.5
				CLINTON				    32	     540      16.9
				COLUMBIA			     2	      13       6.5
				ESSEX				     7	      84      12.0
				FRANKLIN			    15	     165      11.0
				FULTON				     1	      11      11.0
				HAMILTON			     2	       6       3.0
				RENSSELAER			     1	      23      23.0
				SARATOGA			     2	      32      16.0
				SCHENECTADY			     5	      77      15.4
				SCHOHARIE			     1	      33      33.0
				WARREN				     4	      31       7.8
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     4	      40      10.0
				DUTCHESS			     2	      29      14.5
				SULLIVAN			     1	       4       4.0
				WESTCHESTER			     1	       7       7.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     9	      87       9.7
				BRONX				     4	      40      10.0
				NEW YORK			     2	      31      15.5
				QUEENS				     3	      16       5.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     1	       5       5.0
				SUFFOLK				     1	       5       5.0
			      OTHER				   130	     748       5.8
				UNKNOWN				    16	      57       3.6
				OUT OF STATE			   114	     691       6.1
    LEWIS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       1       1.0
				ERIE				     1	       1       1.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     4	      16       4.0
				MONROE				     2	       8       4.0
				ONTARIO				     1	       3       3.0
				WAYNE				     1	       5       5.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  2201	    7783       3.5
				HERKIMER			     2	       2       1.0
				JEFFERSON			    94	     253       2.7
				LEWIS				  1967	    7081       3.6
				ONEIDA				   116	     381       3.3
				ONONDAGA			     3	      17       5.7
				OSWEGO				     3	       8       2.7
				ST. LAWRENCE			    16	      41       2.6
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       3       3.0
				ALBANY				     1	       3       3.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     1	       5       5.0
				NASSAU				     1	       5       5.0
			      OTHER				    18	      57       3.2
				OUT OF STATE			    18	      57       3.2
    MADISON		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	       7       2.3
				ERIE				     2	       3       1.5
				ORLEANS				     1	       4       4.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     3	       5       1.7
				MONROE				     2	       4       2.0
				WAYNE				     1	       1       1.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  5395	   23205       4.3
				CAYUGA				     1	       3       3.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  15
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MADISON(cont)		CORTLAND			     6	      12       2.0
				HERKIMER			    15	      55       3.7
				JEFFERSON			     3	      12       4.0
				LEWIS				     5	      13       2.6
				MADISON				  3400	   15122       4.4
				ONEIDA				  1866	    7622       4.1
				ONONDAGA			    50	     202       4.0
				OSWEGO				    47	     152       3.2
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       5       5.0
				TOMPKINS			     1	       7       7.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   433	    1573       3.6
				CHENANGO			   433	    1573       3.6
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    25	      55       2.2
				ALBANY				     3	       6       2.0
				COLUMBIA			     1	       5       5.0
				DELAWARE			     1	       1       1.0
				FRANKLIN			     1	       1       1.0
				OTSEGO				    17	      36       2.1
				SARATOGA			     1	       4       4.0
				SCHENECTADY			     1	       2       2.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     8	      14       1.8
				DUTCHESS			     2	       4       2.0
				ORANGE				     3	       5       1.7
				ULSTER				     1	       3       3.0
				WESTCHESTER			     2	       2       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     1	       2       2.0
				KINGS				     1	       2       2.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     2	       2       1.0
				NASSAU				     1	       1       1.0
				SUFFOLK				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				    50	     122       2.4
				UNKNOWN				    35	      80       2.3
				OUT OF STATE			    15	      42       2.8
    ONEIDA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    13	      58       4.5
				CATTARAUGUS			     3	      20       6.7
				ERIE				     3	      25       8.3
				GENESEE				     2	       2       1.0
				NIAGARA				     1	       1       1.0
				ORLEANS				     3	       8       2.7
				WYOMING				     1	       2       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    31	     154       5.0
				CHEMUNG				     1	       2       2.0
				LIVINGSTON			     2	       7       3.5
				MONROE				    20	     100       5.0
				ONTARIO				     2	      11       5.5
				SENECA				     2	       4       2.0
				STEUBEN				     3	      21       7.0
				WAYNE				     1	       9       9.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		 30938	  187777       6.1
				CORTLAND			     7	      37       5.3
				HERKIMER			  3866	   25252       6.5
				JEFFERSON			    11	      72       6.5
				LEWIS				   199	     947       4.8
				MADISON				   281	    1677       6.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  16
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ONEIDA(cont)		ONEIDA				 26513	  159380       6.0
				ONONDAGA			    33	     181       5.5
				OSWEGO				    16	      92       5.8
				ST. LAWRENCE			    10	     135      13.5
				TOMPKINS			     2	       4       2.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    33	     200       6.1
				BROOME				     4	      14       3.5
				CHENANGO			    28	     165       5.9
				TIOGA				     1	      21      21.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   306	    2065       6.7
				ALBANY				    16	     112       7.0
				CLINTON				     2	      16       8.0
				COLUMBIA			     2	      12       6.0
				FRANKLIN			     2	      13       6.5
				FULTON				    26	      94       3.6
				GREENE				     1	       1       1.0
				HAMILTON			    48	     342       7.1
				MONTGOMERY			    44	     353       8.0
				OTSEGO				   129	     794       6.2
				RENSSELAER			     8	      21       2.6
				SARATOGA			    11	     173      15.7
				SCHENECTADY			    12	     104       8.7
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       3       3.0
				WARREN				     3	      26       8.7
				WASHINGTON			     1	       1       1.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    13	     109       8.4
				DUTCHESS			     3	       6       2.0
				ORANGE				     1	      30      30.0
				ROCKLAND			     1	       7       7.0
				ULSTER				     5	      43       8.6
				WESTCHESTER			     3	      23       7.7
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    14	      64       4.6
				BRONX				     3	       9       3.0
				KINGS				     5	      14       2.8
				NEW YORK			     3	      12       4.0
				QUEENS				     2	      23      11.5
				RICHMOND			     1	       6       6.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     6	      28       4.7
				NASSAU				     4	      14       3.5
				SUFFOLK				     2	      14       7.0
			      OTHER				   189	     888       4.7
				UNKNOWN				    97	     401       4.1
				OUT OF STATE			    92	     487       5.3
    ONONDAGA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    55	     339       6.2
				ALLEGANY			     7	      28       4.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	      43      43.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     7	      38       5.4
				ERIE				    27	     150       5.6
				GENESEE				     4	      15       3.8
				NIAGARA				     8	      64       8.0
				ORLEANS				     1	       1       1.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   347	    2118       6.1
				CHEMUNG				    74	     364       4.9
				LIVINGSTON			     6	      78      13.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  17
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ONONDAGA(cont)		MONROE				    63	     381       6.0
				ONTARIO				    37	     194       5.2
				SCHUYLER			    18	     156       8.7
				SENECA				    61	     412       6.8
				STEUBEN				    18	     114       6.3
				WAYNE				    61	     339       5.6
				YATES				     9	      80       8.9
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		 68757	  429142       6.2
				CAYUGA				  2063	   13273       6.4
				CORTLAND			   945	    6137       6.5
				HERKIMER			   395	    2547       6.4
				JEFFERSON			  1289	    8755       6.8
				LEWIS				   377	    2338       6.2
				MADISON				  2784	   17484       6.3
				ONEIDA				  3339	   25148       7.5
				ONONDAGA			 49815	  307886       6.2
				OSWEGO				  6343	   36465       5.7
				ST. LAWRENCE			   951	    6259       6.6
				TOMPKINS			   456	    2850       6.3
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   782	    6299       8.1
				BROOME				   451	    4010       8.9
				CHENANGO			   279	    1942       7.0
				TIOGA				    52	     347       6.7
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   264	    1955       7.4
				ALBANY				    17	     109       6.4
				CLINTON				     9	      44       4.9
				COLUMBIA			     3	      17       5.7
				DELAWARE			    51	     469       9.2
				ESSEX				     3	       7       2.3
				FRANKLIN			    52	     355       6.8
				FULTON				    19	     218      11.5
				GREENE				     3	      17       5.7
				HAMILTON			     5	      19       3.8
				MONTGOMERY			    15	      89       5.9
				OTSEGO				    47	     300       6.4
				RENSSELAER			    12	      84       7.0
				SARATOGA			    11	      84       7.6
				SCHENECTADY			     8	      55       6.9
				SCHOHARIE			     4	      18       4.5
				WARREN				     3	      61      20.3
				WASHINGTON			     2	       9       4.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    51	     292       5.7
				DUTCHESS			     5	      38       7.6
				ORANGE				    10	      76       7.6
				ROCKLAND			     2	      10       5.0
				SULLIVAN			    18	      80       4.4
				ULSTER				     6	      52       8.7
				WESTCHESTER			    10	      36       3.6
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    36	     339       9.4
				BRONX				     8	      84      10.5
				KINGS				    12	     118       9.8
				NEW YORK			     7	      46       6.6
				QUEENS				     9	      91      10.1
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    15	     147       9.8
				NASSAU				     5	      37       7.4
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  18
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ONONDAGA(cont)		SUFFOLK				    10	     110      11.0
			      OTHER				   455	    2874       6.3
				UNKNOWN				   129	     751       5.8
				OUT OF STATE			   326	    2123       6.5
    OSWEGO		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     6	      39       6.5
				ERIE				     2	      28      14.0
				GENESEE				     3	       8       2.7
				ORLEANS				     1	       3       3.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    44	     154       3.5
				LIVINGSTON			     2	       9       4.5
				MONROE				     9	      23       2.6
				ONTARIO				     2	       6       3.0
				SENECA				     1	       3       3.0
				WAYNE				    30	     113       3.8
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  7811	   47042       6.0
				CAYUGA				   211	    1112       5.3
				CORTLAND			     1	       1       1.0
				HERKIMER			     1	      33      33.0
				JEFFERSON			    84	     803       9.6
				LEWIS				    32	     242       7.6
				MADISON				     6	      28       4.7
				ONEIDA				     7	      21       3.0
				ONONDAGA			   121	     925       7.6
				OSWEGO				  7340	   43845       6.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     4	      15       3.8
				TOMPKINS			     4	      17       4.3
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       3       3.0
				BROOME				     1	       3       3.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     2	       3       1.5
				ALBANY				     1	       1       1.0
				SARATOGA			     1	       2       2.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				ULSTER				     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     2	       5       2.5
				QUEENS				     2	       5       2.5
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     2	       3       1.5
				NASSAU				     2	       3       1.5
			      OTHER				    49	     227       4.6
				UNKNOWN				    14	      69       4.9
				OUT OF STATE			    35	     158       4.5
    ST. LAWRENCE	      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    43	     676      15.7
				ALLEGANY			     1	       1       1.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	       2       2.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     2	       4       2.0
				ERIE				    28	     577      20.6
				GENESEE				     4	       7       1.8
				NIAGARA				     2	      51      25.5
				ORLEANS				     3	      30      10.0
				WYOMING				     2	       4       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    21	     173       8.2
				LIVINGSTON			     1	       5       5.0
				MONROE				    15	     148       9.9
				ONTARIO				     2	      12       6.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  19
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ST. LAWRENCE(cont)		STEUBEN				     2	       4       2.0
				WAYNE				     1	       4       4.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		 13012	   65537       5.0
				CAYUGA				     1	      18      18.0
				CORTLAND			     2	       4       2.0
				HERKIMER			     1	       4       4.0
				JEFFERSON			   280	    1850       6.6
				LEWIS				    32	     341      10.7
				MADISON				     1	       1       1.0
				ONEIDA				    40	     688      17.2
				ONONDAGA			    30	     271       9.0
				OSWEGO				     9	      53       5.9
				ST. LAWRENCE			 12608	   62188       4.9
				TOMPKINS			     8	     119      14.9
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     7	      18       2.6
				BROOME				     6	      17       2.8
				CHENANGO			     1	       1       1.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   591	    4081       6.9
				ALBANY				     6	      86      14.3
				CLINTON				    92	     977      10.6
				ESSEX				    30	     269       9.0
				FRANKLIN			   420	    2384       5.7
				HAMILTON			     4	      28       7.0
				RENSSELAER			     5	      71      14.2
				SARATOGA			     5	      16       3.2
				SCHENECTADY			     6	      61      10.2
				WARREN				     7	      37       5.3
				WASHINGTON			    16	     152       9.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     8	      31       3.9
				DUTCHESS			     3	      11       3.7
				ORANGE				     1	       1       1.0
				ULSTER				     1	       1       1.0
				WESTCHESTER			     3	      18       6.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     1	       4       4.0
				QUEENS				     1	       4       4.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     4	      53      13.3
				NASSAU				     2	      33      16.5
				SUFFOLK				     2	      20      10.0
			      OTHER				   114	     471       4.1
				UNKNOWN				    49	     234       4.8
				OUT OF STATE			    65	     237       3.6
    TOMPKINS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	      14       4.7
				ERIE				     1	       2       2.0
				NIAGARA				     2	      12       6.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			   527	    2759       5.2
				CHEMUNG				    70	     498       7.1
				LIVINGSTON			     1	       7       7.0
				MONROE				     5	      17       3.4
				ONTARIO				     3	      11       3.7
				SCHUYLER			   109	     380       3.5
				SENECA				   326	    1715       5.3
				STEUBEN				     8	     103      12.9
				YATES				     5	      28       5.6
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  6066	   30803       5.1
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  20
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    TOMPKINS(cont)		CAYUGA				   245	    1076       4.4
				CORTLAND			   222	    1139       5.1
				JEFFERSON			     6	      23       3.8
				MADISON				     1	       1       1.0
				ONONDAGA			    12	      94       7.8
				OSWEGO				     3	      45      15.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       4       4.0
				TOMPKINS			  5576	   28421       5.1
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   304	    1436       4.7
				BROOME				    16	     108       6.8
				CHENANGO			     6	      92      15.3
				TIOGA				   282	    1236       4.4
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     5	      35       7.0
				DELAWARE			     1	       7       7.0
				RENSSELAER			     2	       5       2.5
				SCHENECTADY			     1	       6       6.0
				SCHOHARIE			     1	      17      17.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     5	      28       5.6
				DUTCHESS			     1	      13      13.0
				ORANGE				     1	       9       9.0
				ULSTER				     1	       2       2.0
				WESTCHESTER			     2	       4       2.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     2	       6       3.0
				NEW YORK			     2	       6       3.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     4	      24       6.0
				NASSAU				     1	      11      11.0
				SUFFOLK				     3	      13       4.3
			      OTHER				    55	     259       4.7
				OUT OF STATE			    55	     259       4.7
  NEW YORK-PENN HSA	      TOTAL				 32280	  212307       6.6
    BROOME		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    12	      65       5.4
				CATTARAUGUS			     3	      37      12.3
				ERIE				     5	      15       3.0
				GENESEE				     3	       7       2.3
				ORLEANS				     1	       6       6.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    94	    1129      12.0
				CHEMUNG				    44	     546      12.4
				MONROE				     2	      55      27.5
				ONTARIO				     1	      11      11.0
				SCHUYLER			     7	      44       6.3
				SENECA				     3	       9       3.0
				STEUBEN				    34	     435      12.8
				WAYNE				     3	      29       9.7
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   377	    3913      10.4
				CAYUGA				    12	      94       7.8
				CORTLAND			   164	    1316       8.0
				HERKIMER			     1	       2       2.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	       1       1.0
				LEWIS				     2	       8       4.0
				MADISON				    18	     261      14.5
				ONEIDA				    44	     637      14.5
				ONONDAGA			    30	     477      15.9
				OSWEGO				    10	      88       8.8
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  21
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    BROOME(cont)		ST. LAWRENCE			     3	      60      20.0
				TOMPKINS			    92	     969      10.5
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			 27342	  182669       6.7
				BROOME				 23836	  161603       6.8
				CHENANGO			  1342	    8926       6.7
				TIOGA				  2164	   12140       5.6
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   852	    6058       7.1
				ALBANY				     1	      19      19.0
				DELAWARE			   597	    4182       7.0
				OTSEGO				   245	    1814       7.4
				RENSSELAER			     1	       4       4.0
				SARATOGA			     4	       9       2.3
				SCHENECTADY			     1	       4       4.0
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       9       9.0
				WASHINGTON			     2	      17       8.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    60	     312       5.2
				DUTCHESS			     2	      16       8.0
				ORANGE				     4	      22       5.5
				ROCKLAND			     4	      11       2.8
				SULLIVAN			    46	     213       4.6
				ULSTER				     2	      34      17.0
				WESTCHESTER			     2	      16       8.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    18	     123       6.8
				BRONX				     2	       8       4.0
				KINGS				     4	      12       3.0
				NEW YORK			     1	       8       8.0
				QUEENS				     9	      85       9.4
				RICHMOND			     2	      10       5.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     7	      32       4.6
				NASSAU				     2	      11       5.5
				SUFFOLK				     5	      21       4.2
			      OTHER				  1654	   10690       6.5
				UNKNOWN				  1623	   10404       6.4
				OUT OF STATE			    31	     286       9.2
    CHENANGO		      FINGER LAKES HSA			     2	       5       2.5
				MONROE				     1	       3       3.0
				WAYNE				     1	       2       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    30	      92       3.1
				CORTLAND			     3	      12       4.0
				MADISON				    25	      70       2.8
				ONEIDA				     1	       8       8.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	       2       2.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			  1744	    6861       3.9
				BROOME				     3	      15       5.0
				CHENANGO			  1737	    6830       3.9
				TIOGA				     4	      16       4.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    72	     298       4.1
				COLUMBIA			     1	       2       2.0
				DELAWARE			    17	      83       4.9
				OTSEGO				    54	     213       3.9
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     2	       4       2.0
				ROCKLAND			     1	       3       3.0
				ULSTER				     1	       1       1.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     2	      10       5.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  22
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    CHENANGO(cont)		NASSAU				     1	       5       5.0
				SUFFOLK				     1	       5       5.0
			      OTHER				    12	      46       3.8
				UNKNOWN				    12	      46       3.8
  NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA   TOTAL				174893	 1086358       6.2
    ALBANY		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    27	     166       6.1
				ALLEGANY			     2	       7       3.5
				CHAUTAUQUA			     6	      76      12.7
				ERIE				    16	      73       4.6
				GENESEE				     1	       1       1.0
				NIAGARA				     1	       6       6.0
				WYOMING				     1	       3       3.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    25	     127       5.1
				CHEMUNG				     1	       3       3.0
				LIVINGSTON			     1	       7       7.0
				MONROE				    18	      79       4.4
				ONTARIO				     1	       6       6.0
				STEUBEN				     1	       4       4.0
				WAYNE				     3	      28       9.3
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  1016	    8756       8.6
				CAYUGA				     7	      55       7.9
				CORTLAND			     8	      47       5.9
				HERKIMER			   261	    2151       8.2
				JEFFERSON			    13	     110       8.5
				LEWIS				    38	     259       6.8
				MADISON				    41	     440      10.7
				ONEIDA				   544	    4820       8.9
				ONONDAGA			    39	     253       6.5
				OSWEGO				    19	     178       9.4
				ST. LAWRENCE			    39	     399      10.2
				TOMPKINS			     7	      44       6.3
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    95	     910       9.6
				BROOME				    31	     234       7.5
				CHENANGO			    63	     665      10.6
				TIOGA				     1	      11      11.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		 49281	  309303       6.3
				ALBANY				 28156	  179350       6.4
				CLINTON				    47	     304       6.5
				COLUMBIA			  2004	   12411       6.2
				DELAWARE			   207	    1413       6.8
				ESSEX				   109	     770       7.1
				FRANKLIN			   102	     939       9.2
				FULTON				   556	    4339       7.8
				GREENE				  2019	   13002       6.4
				HAMILTON			    35	     200       5.7
				MONTGOMERY			   695	    5546       8.0
				OTSEGO				   254	    2074       8.2
				RENSSELAER			  7277	   42165       5.8
				SARATOGA			  3575	   20816       5.8
				SCHENECTADY			  2892	   16286       5.6
				SCHOHARIE			   479	    3062       6.4
				WARREN				   417	    3255       7.8
				WASHINGTON			   457	    3371       7.4
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  23
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ALBANY(cont)	      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			  3049	   22573       7.4
				DUTCHESS			  1111	    7980       7.2
				ORANGE				   195	    1388       7.1
				PUTNAM				    19	     131       6.9
				ROCKLAND			    20	     111       5.6
				SULLIVAN			   164	    1555       9.5
				ULSTER				  1495	   11047       7.4
				WESTCHESTER			    45	     361       8.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			   115	    1094       9.5
				BRONX				    29	     209       7.2
				KINGS				    28	     265       9.5
				NEW YORK			    29	     426      14.7
				QUEENS				    22	     130       5.9
				RICHMOND			     7	      64       9.1
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    64	     499       7.8
				NASSAU				    31	     254       8.2
				SUFFOLK				    33	     245       7.4
			      OTHER				   905	    7051       7.8
				UNKNOWN				   806	    6526       8.1
				OUT OF STATE			    99	     525       5.3
    CLINTON		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	      15       5.0
				ERIE				     2	       6       3.0
				NIAGARA				     1	       9       9.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     2	       3       1.5
				MONROE				     2	       3       1.5
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    48	     460       9.6
				HERKIMER			     1	       3       3.0
				ONONDAGA			     2	      11       5.5
				OSWEGO				     2	       2       1.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			    43	     444      10.3
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     4	      35       8.8
				CHENANGO			     3	      34      11.3
				TIOGA				     1	       1       1.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		 10158	   74776       7.4
				ALBANY				     6	      26       4.3
				CLINTON				  8357	   62089       7.4
				COLUMBIA			     2	       7       3.5
				ESSEX				  1166	    7755       6.7
				FRANKLIN			   600	    4740       7.9
				GREENE				     1	       2       2.0
				HAMILTON			     4	      43      10.8
				RENSSELAER			     4	      26       6.5
				SARATOGA			     1	       7       7.0
				SCHENECTADY			    10	      61       6.1
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       2       2.0
				WARREN				     3	       8       2.7
				WASHINGTON			     3	      10       3.3
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     6	      20       3.3
				DUTCHESS			     1	       2       2.0
				SULLIVAN			     1	       2       2.0
				WESTCHESTER			     4	      16       4.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     5	      37       7.4
				KINGS				     2	      15       7.5
				NEW YORK			     1	       7       7.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  24
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    CLINTON(cont)		QUEENS				     2	      15       7.5
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     5	      13       2.6
				NASSAU				     1	       2       2.0
				SUFFOLK				     4	      11       2.8
			      OTHER				    86	     376       4.4
				UNKNOWN				    79	     342       4.3
				OUT OF STATE			     7	      34       4.9
    COLUMBIA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       7       7.0
				ERIE				     1	       7       7.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     3	      29       9.7
				LEWIS				     2	       2       1.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	      27      27.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  4980	   31210       6.3
				ALBANY				   650	    4429       6.8
				CLINTON				     1	       1       1.0
				COLUMBIA			  2478	   15526       6.3
				ESSEX				     1	       3       3.0
				GREENE				  1611	    9823       6.1
				OTSEGO				     2	      13       6.5
				RENSSELAER			     7	      46       6.6
				SARATOGA			   219	    1304       6.0
				SCHENECTADY			     3	      22       7.3
				SCHOHARIE			     8	      43       5.4
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   792	    4991       6.3
				DUTCHESS			   744	    4746       6.4
				ORANGE				     5	      87      17.4
				ROCKLAND			     1	       5       5.0
				ULSTER				    34	     123       3.6
				WESTCHESTER			     8	      30       3.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    31	     190       6.1
				BRONX				     5	      20       4.0
				KINGS				     3	       6       2.0
				NEW YORK			     5	      35       7.0
				QUEENS				    15	      94       6.3
				RICHMOND			     3	      35      11.7
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    11	      63       5.7
				NASSAU				    10	      62       6.2
				SUFFOLK				     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				    69	     329       4.8
				UNKNOWN				    49	     253       5.2
				OUT OF STATE			    20	      76       3.8
    DELAWARE		      FINGER LAKES HSA			     2	       4       2.0
				MONROE				     2	       4       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     8	      46       5.8
				HERKIMER			     1	       3       3.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	       3       3.0
				MADISON				     1	       5       5.0
				ONEIDA				     3	      31      10.3
				ST. LAWRENCE			     2	       4       2.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   732	    3497       4.8
				BROOME				    48	     255       5.3
				CHENANGO			   683	    3233       4.7
				TIOGA				     1	       9       9.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  25
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    DELAWARE(cont)	      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  3538	   16676       4.7
				ALBANY				     2	       7       3.5
				DELAWARE			  3052	   14258       4.7
				ESSEX				     2	       2       1.0
				GREENE				    51	     335       6.6
				OTSEGO				   396	    1919       4.8
				RENSSELAER			     1	       3       3.0
				SARATOGA			     2	       2       1.0
				SCHENECTADY			     2	      22      11.0
				SCHOHARIE			    28	      97       3.5
				WASHINGTON			     2	      31      15.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   195	    1437       7.4
				ORANGE				     4	      59      14.8
				PUTNAM				     1	       5       5.0
				ROCKLAND			     7	     137      19.6
				SULLIVAN			   113	     799       7.1
				ULSTER				    57	     312       5.5
				WESTCHESTER			    13	     125       9.6
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    91	    1206      13.3
				BRONX				    12	     210      17.5
				KINGS				    23	     243      10.6
				NEW YORK			    12	      68       5.7
				QUEENS				    40	     652      16.3
				RICHMOND			     4	      33       8.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    24	     133       5.5
				NASSAU				    15	      94       6.3
				SUFFOLK				     9	      39       4.3
			      OTHER				    82	     298       3.6
				UNKNOWN				    67	     228       3.4
				OUT OF STATE			    15	      70       4.7
    ESSEX		      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   989	    4233       4.3
				ALBANY				     5	       6       1.2
				CLINTON				     4	      12       3.0
				ESSEX				   911	    3941       4.3
				FULTON				     1	       1       1.0
				SCHENECTADY			     1	       1       1.0
				WARREN				    41	     184       4.5
				WASHINGTON			    26	      88       3.4
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     4	       7       1.8
				DUTCHESS			     1	       2       2.0
				ORANGE				     2	       4       2.0
				WESTCHESTER			     1	       1       1.0
			      OTHER				    21	      62       3.0
				UNKNOWN				     6	      11       1.8
				OUT OF STATE			    15	      51       3.4
    FRANKLIN		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	       5       1.7
				ERIE				     1	       3       3.0
				NIAGARA				     2	       2       1.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     8	      25       3.1
				MONROE				     6	      19       3.2
				ONTARIO				     1	       1       1.0
				WAYNE				     1	       5       5.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   485	    1772       3.7
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  26
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    FRANKLIN(cont)		CORTLAND			     3	      31      10.3
				HERKIMER			     1	       1       1.0
				JEFFERSON			    11	      30       2.7
				LEWIS				     1	       2       2.0
				MADISON				     1	       7       7.0
				ONEIDA				     4	       5       1.3
				ONONDAGA			     9	      49       5.4
				OSWEGO				     1	       1       1.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			   454	    1646       3.6
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     3	      38      12.7
				BROOME				     1	       2       2.0
				CHENANGO			     2	      36      18.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  6785	   32834       4.8
				ALBANY				     5	      20       4.0
				CLINTON				   145	     539       3.7
				COLUMBIA			     1	       8       8.0
				DELAWARE			     1	       1       1.0
				ESSEX				  1016	    5287       5.2
				FRANKLIN			  5561	   26770       4.8
				FULTON				     1	       1       1.0
				HAMILTON			    43	     170       4.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       6       6.0
				SARATOGA			     7	      12       1.7
				SCHENECTADY			     3	      13       4.3
				WARREN				     1	       7       7.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    11	      38       3.5
				DUTCHESS			     2	       4       2.0
				SULLIVAN			     1	       1       1.0
				ULSTER				     4	      22       5.5
				WESTCHESTER			     4	      11       2.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     9	      38       4.2
				BRONX				     1	       8       8.0
				KINGS				     1	       3       3.0
				NEW YORK			     5	      19       3.8
				QUEENS				     2	       8       4.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     8	      28       3.5
				NASSAU				     3	      12       4.0
				SUFFOLK				     5	      16       3.2
			      OTHER				   152	     490       3.2
				UNKNOWN				    26	     103       4.0
				OUT OF STATE			   126	     387       3.1
    FULTON		      FINGER LAKES HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				MONROE				     1	       1       1.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    23	     145       6.3
				HERKIMER			    19	      84       4.4
				ONEIDA				     3	      43      14.3
				ONONDAGA			     1	      18      18.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       3       3.0
				BROOME				     1	       3       3.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  4725	   25687       5.4
				ALBANY				     2	      10       5.0
				ESSEX				     1	       1       1.0
				FULTON				  4153	   22776       5.5
				HAMILTON			   161	     831       5.2
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  27
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    FULTON(cont)		MONTGOMERY			   296	    1550       5.2
				RENSSELAER			     4	      11       2.8
				SARATOGA			    84	     411       4.9
				SCHENECTADY			    15	      67       4.5
				SCHOHARIE			     4	      17       4.3
				WARREN				     1	       1       1.0
				WASHINGTON			     4	      12       3.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     8	      28       3.5
				DUTCHESS			     1	       6       6.0
				ORANGE				     1	       1       1.0
				PUTNAM				     1	       5       5.0
				SULLIVAN			     1	       1       1.0
				ULSTER				     2	      11       5.5
				WESTCHESTER			     2	       4       2.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     7	      35       5.0
				BRONX				     1	       7       7.0
				KINGS				     2	      13       6.5
				QUEENS				     4	      15       3.8
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     1	       6       6.0
				NASSAU				     1	       6       6.0
			      OTHER				    52	     245       4.7
				UNKNOWN				    44	     202       4.6
				OUT OF STATE			     8	      43       5.4
    MONTGOMERY		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       3       3.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       3       3.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     3	       8       2.7
				CHEMUNG				     1	       2       2.0
				MONROE				     2	       6       3.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    71	     598       8.4
				HERKIMER			    40	     317       7.9
				JEFFERSON			     3	       5       1.7
				MADISON				     1	      10      10.0
				ONEIDA				    22	     229      10.4
				ONONDAGA			     2	       3       1.5
				ST. LAWRENCE			     3	      34      11.3
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  7544	   48222       6.4
				ALBANY				    47	     449       9.6
				COLUMBIA			     2	      15       7.5
				DELAWARE			     1	       5       5.0
				ESSEX				     2	       8       4.0
				FRANKLIN			     2	       2       1.0
				FULTON				  1897	   11040       5.8
				GREENE				     7	     139      19.9
				HAMILTON			    87	     439       5.0
				MONTGOMERY			  5015	   32449       6.5
				OTSEGO				     8	      63       7.9
				RENSSELAER			    17	     149       8.8
				SARATOGA			   144	     983       6.8
				SCHENECTADY			   201	    1685       8.4
				SCHOHARIE			    88	     454       5.2
				WARREN				    18	     242      13.4
				WASHINGTON			     8	     100      12.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    52	     716      13.8
				DUTCHESS			    13	     200      15.4
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  28
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MONTGOMERY(cont)		ORANGE				    16	     187      11.7
				PUTNAM				     3	      11       3.7
				ULSTER				    19	     297      15.6
				WESTCHESTER			     1	      21      21.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    16	     220      13.8
				BRONX				     4	      50      12.5
				KINGS				     8	     112      14.0
				NEW YORK			     1	      11      11.0
				QUEENS				     3	      47      15.7
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     8	      72       9.0
				NASSAU				     6	      56       9.3
				SUFFOLK				     2	      16       8.0
			      OTHER				    44	     185       4.2
				UNKNOWN				    16	      53       3.3
				OUT OF STATE			    28	     132       4.7
    OTSEGO		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     6	      37       6.2
				ALLEGANY			     2	      10       5.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	       4       4.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       1       1.0
				ERIE				     1	      21      21.0
				ORLEANS				     1	       1       1.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    14	      66       4.7
				CHEMUNG				     3	       9       3.0
				MONROE				     6	      34       5.7
				ONTARIO				     1	      16      16.0
				STEUBEN				     4	       7       1.8
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		  1397	    7440       5.3
				CORTLAND			     4	      55      13.8
				HERKIMER			  1039	    5292       5.1
				JEFFERSON			     1	       4       4.0
				LEWIS				     2	       2       1.0
				MADISON				    86	     430       5.0
				ONEIDA				   256	    1637       6.4
				ONONDAGA			     5	      11       2.2
				OSWEGO				     1	       5       5.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     2	       2       1.0
				TOMPKINS			     1	       2       2.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   786	    5242       6.7
				BROOME				    46	     353       7.7
				CHENANGO			   734	    4834       6.6
				TIOGA				     6	      55       9.2
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		 10041	   51899       5.2
				ALBANY				    12	      56       4.7
				CLINTON				     2	      11       5.5
				COLUMBIA			     3	       6       2.0
				DELAWARE			  2174	   12231       5.6
				ESSEX				     1	       3       3.0
				FULTON				   117	     764       6.5
				GREENE				    42	     167       4.0
				HAMILTON			     2	      28      14.0
				MONTGOMERY			   278	    1506       5.4
				OTSEGO				  6094	   30727       5.0
				RENSSELAER			     6	      38       6.3
				SARATOGA			     6	      21       3.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  29
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    OTSEGO(cont)		SCHENECTADY			    15	      67       4.5
				SCHOHARIE			  1286	    6247       4.9
				WARREN				     2	      18       9.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       9       9.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   247	    1489       6.0
				DUTCHESS			     8	      62       7.8
				ORANGE				    15	      82       5.5
				PUTNAM				     2	      11       5.5
				SULLIVAN			   185	    1017       5.5
				ULSTER				    33	     302       9.2
				WESTCHESTER			     4	      15       3.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    24	     123       5.1
				BRONX				     1	      10      10.0
				KINGS				    10	      74       7.4
				NEW YORK			     3	       6       2.0
				QUEENS				     8	      29       3.6
				RICHMOND			     2	       4       2.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    29	     151       5.2
				NASSAU				    12	      71       5.9
				SUFFOLK				    17	      80       4.7
			      OTHER				   183	     899       4.9
				UNKNOWN				   150	     750       5.0
				OUT OF STATE			    33	     149       4.5
    RENSSELAER		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	      30      30.0
				NIAGARA				     1	      30      30.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     1	       2       2.0
				ONTARIO				     1	       2       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    33	     339      10.3
				CAYUGA				     1	       5       5.0
				HERKIMER			     2	       5       2.5
				JEFFERSON			     1	       3       3.0
				LEWIS				     1	       3       3.0
				ONEIDA				    17	     161       9.5
				ONONDAGA			     4	      34       8.5
				OSWEGO				     3	      30      10.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     3	      73      24.3
				TOMPKINS			     1	      25      25.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     4	      22       5.5
				BROOME				     1	       3       3.0
				CHENANGO			     2	      17       8.5
				TIOGA				     1	       2       2.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		 16414	  108985       6.6
				ALBANY				  4095	   27777       6.8
				CLINTON				    10	      76       7.6
				COLUMBIA			    75	     408       5.4
				ESSEX				    13	     123       9.5
				FRANKLIN			     1	       7       7.0
				FULTON				    12	     129      10.8
				GREENE				    43	     330       7.7
				HAMILTON			     4	      13       3.3
				MONTGOMERY			    51	     343       6.7
				OTSEGO				     3	      25       8.3
				RENSSELAER			  9638	   62989       6.5
				SARATOGA			  1972	   13346       6.8
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  30
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    RENSSELAER(cont)		SCHENECTADY			   412	    2778       6.7
				SCHOHARIE			    11	     187      17.0
				WARREN				    25	     157       6.3
				WASHINGTON			    49	     297       6.1
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    60	     699      11.7
				DUTCHESS			     9	     104      11.6
				ORANGE				    13	     149      11.5
				PUTNAM				     1	      25      25.0
				ROCKLAND			     1	       4       4.0
				SULLIVAN			    13	     166      12.8
				ULSTER				    16	     200      12.5
				WESTCHESTER			     7	      51       7.3
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    27	     343      12.7
				BRONX				     2	      51      25.5
				KINGS				    10	     126      12.6
				NEW YORK			    12	      97       8.1
				QUEENS				     2	      44      22.0
				RICHMOND			     1	      25      25.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     2	      49      24.5
				SUFFOLK				     2	      49      24.5
			      OTHER				   180	    1598       8.9
				UNKNOWN				   113	     782       6.9
				OUT OF STATE			    67	     816      12.2
    SARATOGA		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     5	      21       4.2
				ERIE				     5	      21       4.2
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     2	      13       6.5
				MONROE				     2	      13       6.5
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    13	      46       3.5
				HERKIMER			     4	       8       2.0
				MADISON				     2	       4       2.0
				ONEIDA				     1	       2       2.0
				ONONDAGA			     3	      20       6.7
				OSWEGO				     1	       3       3.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       4       4.0
				TOMPKINS			     1	       5       5.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  7002	   39711       5.7
				ALBANY				    31	     159       5.1
				CLINTON				     2	      11       5.5
				COLUMBIA			     1	       2       2.0
				ESSEX				     4	      15       3.8
				FRANKLIN			     2	       5       2.5
				FULTON				    35	     102       2.9
				GREENE				     1	      11      11.0
				HAMILTON			     2	      13       6.5
				MONTGOMERY			    21	     113       5.4
				RENSSELAER			    29	     137       4.7
				SARATOGA			  6447	   37012       5.7
				SCHENECTADY			    38	     153       4.0
				WARREN				   122	     740       6.1
				WASHINGTON			   267	    1238       4.6
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    15	     128       8.5
				DUTCHESS			     7	      20       2.9
				ORANGE				     1	       2       2.0
				SULLIVAN			     1	      49      49.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  31
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    SARATOGA(cont)		ULSTER				     2	       6       3.0
				WESTCHESTER			     4	      51      12.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    13	      58       4.5
				BRONX				     1	       1       1.0
				KINGS				     5	      11       2.2
				NEW YORK			     3	      10       3.3
				QUEENS				     4	      36       9.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    12	      58       4.8
				NASSAU				     9	      54       6.0
				SUFFOLK				     3	       4       1.3
			      OTHER				    76	     307       4.0
				OUT OF STATE			    76	     307       4.0
    SCHENECTADY		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     2	       3       1.5
				ERIE				     1	       2       2.0
				NIAGARA				     1	       1       1.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    10	      61       6.1
				LIVINGSTON			     2	       3       1.5
				MONROE				     4	      12       3.0
				ONTARIO				     3	      21       7.0
				SENECA				     1	      25      25.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   149	    1776      11.9
				CAYUGA				     2	       8       4.0
				HERKIMER			    41	     524      12.8
				JEFFERSON			     4	       6       1.5
				LEWIS				     8	     144      18.0
				MADISON				     9	     138      15.3
				ONEIDA				    75	     843      11.2
				ONONDAGA			     5	      33       6.6
				OSWEGO				     2	      36      18.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     3	      44      14.7
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     8	      46       5.8
				BROOME				     5	      15       3.0
				CHENANGO			     2	      22      11.0
				TIOGA				     1	       9       9.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		 25758	  164036       6.4
				ALBANY				  1703	    9316       5.5
				CLINTON				    12	     172      14.3
				COLUMBIA			    93	     920       9.9
				DELAWARE			    17	     345      20.3
				ESSEX				    36	     387      10.8
				FRANKLIN			     9	     135      15.0
				FULTON				   731	    5333       7.3
				GREENE				    93	     857       9.2
				HAMILTON			    35	     260       7.4
				MONTGOMERY			   675	    5213       7.7
				OTSEGO				    28	     504      18.0
				RENSSELAER			   652	    3428       5.3
				SARATOGA			  4133	   19373       4.7
				SCHENECTADY			 16436	  110001       6.7
				SCHOHARIE			   644	    3533       5.5
				WARREN				   296	    2767       9.3
				WASHINGTON			   165	    1492       9.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   140	    1639      11.7
				DUTCHESS			    53	     570      10.8
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  32
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    SCHENECTADY(cont)		ORANGE				     8	     106      13.3
				SULLIVAN			     5	      92      18.4
				ULSTER				    70	     858      12.3
				WESTCHESTER			     4	      13       3.3
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    24	     212       8.8
				BRONX				     4	      33       8.3
				KINGS				     3	      56      18.7
				NEW YORK			     2	      15       7.5
				QUEENS				    12	      95       7.9
				RICHMOND			     3	      13       4.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     8	      51       6.4
				NASSAU				     1	       1       1.0
				SUFFOLK				     7	      50       7.1
			      OTHER				   163	    1133       7.0
				UNKNOWN				   121	     706       5.8
				OUT OF STATE			    42	     427      10.2
    SCHOHARIE		      FINGER LAKES HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				MONROE				     1	       1       1.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     2	       2       1.0
				HERKIMER			     1	       1       1.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	       1       1.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   668	    3003       4.5
				ALBANY				     3	       7       2.3
				DELAWARE			    18	      77       4.3
				ESSEX				     1	       5       5.0
				FULTON				     1	       2       2.0
				HAMILTON			     1	       5       5.0
				MONTGOMERY			     6	      10       1.7
				OTSEGO				     7	      31       4.4
				SARATOGA			     2	       5       2.5
				SCHENECTADY			     6	      21       3.5
				SCHOHARIE			   623	    2840       4.6
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     3	       6       2.0
				DUTCHESS			     1	       3       3.0
				PUTNAM				     1	       2       2.0
				WESTCHESTER			     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     3	       6       2.0
				KINGS				     1	       4       4.0
				NEW YORK			     1	       1       1.0
				QUEENS				     1	       1       1.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		     6	      34       5.7
				NASSAU				     3	      24       8.0
				SUFFOLK				     3	      10       3.3
			      OTHER				    14	      46       3.3
				UNKNOWN				    12	      39       3.3
				OUT OF STATE			     2	       7       3.5
    WARREN		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	      13       4.3
				ERIE				     2	      11       5.5
				ORLEANS				     1	       2       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     1	       2       2.0
				MONROE				     1	       2       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    10	      40       4.0
				LEWIS				     2	       3       1.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  33
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    WARREN(cont)		ONEIDA				     1	       2       2.0
				ONONDAGA			     4	      25       6.3
				OSWEGO				     2	       9       4.5
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     5	      25       5.0
				BROOME				     1	       2       2.0
				CHENANGO			     4	      23       5.8
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		 13092	   83594       6.4
				ALBANY				    42	     855      20.4
				CLINTON				    10	      32       3.2
				COLUMBIA			     6	      22       3.7
				DELAWARE			     8	      42       5.3
				ESSEX				   451	    3297       7.3
				FRANKLIN			    12	      62       5.2
				FULTON				     9	      47       5.2
				HAMILTON			   131	     867       6.6
				MONTGOMERY			    13	     103       7.9
				OTSEGO				     1	       1       1.0
				RENSSELAER			    37	     305       8.2
				SARATOGA			  2159	   11274       5.2
				SCHENECTADY			    23	     113       4.9
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       5       5.0
				WARREN				  5961	   38798       6.5
				WASHINGTON			  4228	   27771       6.6
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    18	      94       5.2
				DUTCHESS			     3	      37      12.3
				ORANGE				     1	       5       5.0
				PUTNAM				     6	      23       3.8
				ROCKLAND			     3	       9       3.0
				WESTCHESTER			     5	      20       4.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			    26	     141       5.4
				BRONX				     1	       2       2.0
				KINGS				     2	      23      11.5
				NEW YORK			    13	      65       5.0
				QUEENS				     8	      37       4.6
				RICHMOND			     2	      14       7.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    21	     111       5.3
				NASSAU				    12	      65       5.4
				SUFFOLK				     9	      46       5.1
			      OTHER				   178	    1481       8.3
				UNKNOWN				     1	      17      17.0
				OUT OF STATE			   177	    1464       8.3
    WASHINGTON		      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		  1464	    6827       4.7
				RENSSELAER			   286	    1387       4.8
				SARATOGA			    59	     235       4.0
				WARREN				     6	      24       4.0
				WASHINGTON			  1113	    5181       4.7
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			     3	       5       1.7
				DUTCHESS			     1	       1       1.0
				PUTNAM				     1	       3       3.0
				WESTCHESTER			     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			     2	       5       2.5
				QUEENS				     1	       1       1.0
				RICHMOND			     1	       4       4.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  34
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    WASHINGTON(cont)	      OTHER				    36	     136       3.8
				UNKNOWN				     5	      11       2.2
				OUT OF STATE			    31	     125       4.0
  HUDSON VALLEY HSA	      TOTAL				255174	 1872424       7.3
    DUTCHESS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    11	      71       6.5
				ALLEGANY			     1	       4       4.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	       7       7.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     3	      20       6.7
				ERIE				     5	      23       4.6
				GENESEE				     1	      17      17.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     5	      26       5.2
				CHEMUNG				     1	       3       3.0
				MONROE				     3	      21       7.0
				SCHUYLER			     1	       2       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    17	      45       2.6
				CORTLAND			     2	       5       2.5
				JEFFERSON			     3	       7       2.3
				MADISON				     1	       4       4.0
				ONONDAGA			     6	      12       2.0
				OSWEGO				     4	      16       4.0
				TOMPKINS			     1	       1       1.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   501	    2658       5.3
				ALBANY				    12	      96       8.0
				CLINTON				     4	      17       4.3
				COLUMBIA			   413	    2067       5.0
				DELAWARE			    11	     138      12.5
				FULTON				     2	      12       6.0
				GREENE				    39	     219       5.6
				MONTGOMERY			     2	      10       5.0
				OTSEGO				     1	      16      16.0
				RENSSELAER			     4	      10       2.5
				SARATOGA			     6	      19       3.2
				SCHENECTADY			     4	      49      12.3
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       1       1.0
				WARREN				     1	       2       2.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       2       2.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			 26501	  165690       6.3
				DUTCHESS			 21881	  134297       6.1
				ORANGE				   913	    7082       7.8
				PUTNAM				   169	    1034       6.1
				ROCKLAND			    12	      79       6.6
				SULLIVAN			    43	     321       7.5
				ULSTER				  3274	   20206       6.2
				WESTCHESTER			   209	    2671      12.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			  1111	   16097      14.5
				BRONX				   284	    3423      12.1
				KINGS				   275	    4021      14.6
				NEW YORK			   321	    5085      15.8
				QUEENS				   211	    3321      15.7
				RICHMOND			    20	     247      12.4
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    54	     600      11.1
				NASSAU				    34	     408      12.0
				SUFFOLK				    20	     192       9.6
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  35
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    DUTCHESS(cont)	      OTHER				   280	    1793       6.4
				UNKNOWN				   182	    1090       6.0
				OUT OF STATE			    98	     703       7.2
    ORANGE		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     1	       3       3.0
				NIAGARA				     1	       3       3.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     5	      22       4.4
				MONROE				     1	       3       3.0
				ONTARIO				     1	       8       8.0
				SENECA				     2	       6       3.0
				STEUBEN				     1	       5       5.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     8	      39       4.9
				CORTLAND			     2	       7       3.5
				JEFFERSON			     3	       8       2.7
				ONONDAGA			     3	      24       8.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     7	      55       7.9
				BROOME				     7	      55       7.9
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    36	     122       3.4
				ALBANY				     9	      13       1.4
				CLINTON				     3	      12       4.0
				COLUMBIA			     1	       4       4.0
				DELAWARE			     7	      28       4.0
				FRANKLIN			     1	       2       2.0
				FULTON				     1	       3       3.0
				GREENE				     6	      29       4.8
				MONTGOMERY			     1	       5       5.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       5       5.0
				RENSSELAER			     1	       5       5.0
				SARATOGA			     5	      16       3.2
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			 33209	  198888       6.0
				DUTCHESS			   617	    3243       5.3
				ORANGE				 29036	  175883       6.1
				PUTNAM				    32	     157       4.9
				ROCKLAND			    47	     338       7.2
				SULLIVAN			  1843	   10250       5.6
				ULSTER				  1591	    8798       5.5
				WESTCHESTER			    43	     219       5.1
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			   186	    1089       5.9
				BRONX				    53	     327       6.2
				KINGS				    51	     213       4.2
				NEW YORK			    30	     186       6.2
				QUEENS				    40	     296       7.4
				RICHMOND			    12	      67       5.6
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    33	     132       4.0
				NASSAU				    15	      44       2.9
				SUFFOLK				    18	      88       4.9
			      OTHER				  2154	   12322       5.7
				UNKNOWN				   528	    2304       4.4
				OUT OF STATE			  1626	   10018       6.2
    PUTNAM		      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		     5	      56      11.2
				COLUMBIA			     5	      56      11.2
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			  6636	   38863       5.9
				DUTCHESS			  1310	    7778       5.9
				ORANGE				    74	     311       4.2
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  36
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    PUTNAM(cont)		PUTNAM				  4265	   24673       5.8
				ROCKLAND			    15	      86       5.7
				SULLIVAN			     6	      38       6.3
				ULSTER				    22	     185       8.4
				WESTCHESTER			   944	    5792       6.1
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			   118	     615       5.2
				BRONX				    65	     355       5.5
				KINGS				    13	      85       6.5
				NEW YORK			    16	      79       4.9
				QUEENS				    17	      62       3.6
				RICHMOND			     7	      34       4.9
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    13	      41       3.2
				NASSAU				    10	      35       3.5
				SUFFOLK				     3	       6       2.0
			      OTHER				   387	    2004       5.2
				UNKNOWN				   387	    2004       5.2
    ROCKLAND		      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     3	     127      42.3
				JEFFERSON			     1	      19      19.0
				ONEIDA				     1	      75      75.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	      33      33.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     2	       9       4.5
				BROOME				     2	       9       4.5
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    24	     293      12.2
				ALBANY				     9	     165      18.3
				COLUMBIA			     3	      31      10.3
				DELAWARE			     2	      39      19.5
				ESSEX				     1	       2       2.0
				GREENE				     3	      33      11.0
				MONTGOMERY			     1	       1       1.0
				OTSEGO				     1	      16      16.0
				RENSSELAER			     1	       1       1.0
				SARATOGA			     3	       5       1.7
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			 21551	  168339       7.8
				DUTCHESS			    97	    2024      20.9
				ORANGE				  1632	   12723       7.8
				PUTNAM				    37	     634      17.1
				ROCKLAND			 19299	  144887       7.5
				SULLIVAN			    82	     669       8.2
				ULSTER				    55	     866      15.7
				WESTCHESTER			   349	    6536      18.7
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			   610	    9429      15.5
				BRONX				   210	    3271      15.6
				KINGS				   114	    1397      12.3
				NEW YORK			   151	    2602      17.2
				QUEENS				   118	    1841      15.6
				RICHMOND			    17	     318      18.7
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    44	     727      16.5
				NASSAU				    27	     467      17.3
				SUFFOLK				    17	     260      15.3
			      OTHER				  1019	    9488       9.3
				UNKNOWN				   290	    1610       5.6
				OUT OF STATE			   729	    7878      10.8
    SULLIVAN		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     4	      14       3.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  37
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    SULLIVAN(cont)		ALLEGANY			     1	       3       3.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	       5       5.0
				ERIE				     2	       6       3.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     6	      25       4.2
				LIVINGSTON			     1	       6       6.0
				MONROE				     3	      15       5.0
				SENECA				     1	       1       1.0
				YATES				     1	       3       3.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     8	      36       4.5
				CORTLAND			     1	       1       1.0
				ONEIDA				     2	      13       6.5
				ONONDAGA			     3	      10       3.3
				TOMPKINS			     2	      12       6.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     6	      16       2.7
				BROOME				     5	      15       3.0
				CHENANGO			     1	       1       1.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    55	     294       5.3
				ALBANY				     1	       2       2.0
				DELAWARE			    49	     267       5.4
				OTSEGO				     1	       4       4.0
				SARATOGA			     4	      21       5.3
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			  6475	   39998       6.2
				DUTCHESS			     4	      13       3.3
				ORANGE				   119	     555       4.7
				ROCKLAND			    11	      39       3.5
				SULLIVAN			  6189	   38664       6.2
				ULSTER				   106	     456       4.3
				WESTCHESTER			    46	     271       5.9
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			   483	    2425       5.0
				BRONX				   134	     835       6.2
				KINGS				   209	     819       3.9
				NEW YORK			    60	     353       5.9
				QUEENS				    57	     303       5.3
				RICHMOND			    23	     115       5.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    41	     163       4.0
				NASSAU				    36	     144       4.0
				SUFFOLK				     5	      19       3.8
			      OTHER				   256	    1288       5.0
				UNKNOWN				    11	      61       5.5
				OUT OF STATE			   245	    1227       5.0
    ULSTER		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     8	      41       5.1
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	       8       8.0
				ERIE				     7	      33       4.7
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     2	      12       6.0
				MONROE				     1	       6       6.0
				WAYNE				     1	       6       6.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     5	      26       5.2
				ONEIDA				     1	       6       6.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	       2       2.0
				OSWEGO				     1	       4       4.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			     1	       8       8.0
				TOMPKINS			     1	       6       6.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     3	      21       7.0
				BROOME				     3	      21       7.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  38
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ULSTER(cont)	      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   677	    4389       6.5
				ALBANY				    19	      93       4.9
				CLINTON				     1	      13      13.0
				COLUMBIA			    69	     449       6.5
				DELAWARE			    73	     409       5.6
				ESSEX				     1	       1       1.0
				GREENE				   485	    3208       6.6
				OTSEGO				     6	      49       8.2
				RENSSELAER			     3	      35      11.7
				SARATOGA			     4	      25       6.3
				SCHENECTADY			    14	     105       7.5
				WARREN				     1	       1       1.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       1       1.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			 14880	   99721       6.7
				DUTCHESS			   493	    3200       6.5
				ORANGE				   171	     716       4.2
				PUTNAM				     4	      15       3.8
				ROCKLAND			    11	     195      17.7
				SULLIVAN			   319	    2051       6.4
				ULSTER				 13832	   93305       6.7
				WESTCHESTER			    50	     239       4.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			   239	    1487       6.2
				BRONX				    53	     307       5.8
				KINGS				    62	     436       7.0
				NEW YORK			    49	     251       5.1
				QUEENS				    61	     391       6.4
				RICHMOND			    14	     102       7.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		    64	     292       4.6
				NASSAU				    38	     170       4.5
				SUFFOLK				    26	     122       4.7
			      OTHER				   220	    1225       5.6
				UNKNOWN				    75	     502       6.7
				OUT OF STATE			   145	     723       5.0
    WESTCHESTER		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    25	     914      36.6
				ALLEGANY			     1	      67      67.0
				CATTARAUGUS			     1	      17      17.0
				CHAUTAUQUA			     1	     234     234.0
				ERIE				    15	     316      21.1
				GENESEE				     3	     266      88.7
				NIAGARA				     4	      14       3.5
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    24	     931      38.8
				CHEMUNG				     4	      49      12.3
				MONROE				    14	     793      56.6
				ONTARIO				     1	      13      13.0
				SCHUYLER			     1	       4       4.0
				SENECA				     1	       4       4.0
				STEUBEN				     3	      68      22.7
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   105	    3002      28.6
				CAYUGA				     3	     148      49.3
				CORTLAND			     2	       9       4.5
				HERKIMER			     6	     454      75.7
				JEFFERSON			     9	     196      21.8
				MADISON				     4	      42      10.5
				ONEIDA				    13	     253      19.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  39
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    WESTCHESTER(cont)		ONONDAGA			    36	     477      13.3
				OSWEGO				     6	      58       9.7
				ST. LAWRENCE			    10	     389      38.9
				TOMPKINS			    16	     976      61.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			    29	     573      19.8
				BROOME				    16	     253      15.8
				CHENANGO			     8	     251      31.4
				TIOGA				     5	      69      13.8
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   377	    5147      13.7
				ALBANY				    81	    1795      22.2
				CLINTON				     9	     123      13.7
				COLUMBIA			    85	     603       7.1
				DELAWARE			    76	     580       7.6
				ESSEX				     5	      68      13.6
				FRANKLIN			     6	      85      14.2
				FULTON				     4	      61      15.3
				GREENE				    31	     515      16.6
				HAMILTON			     4	      40      10.0
				MONTGOMERY			     3	      23       7.7
				OTSEGO				     5	      27       5.4
				RENSSELAER			    14	     257      18.4
				SARATOGA			    15	     229      15.3
				SCHENECTADY			    19	     514      27.1
				SCHOHARIE			     2	       8       4.0
				WARREN				    12	     125      10.4
				WASHINGTON			     6	      94      15.7
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			114476	  846264       7.4
				DUTCHESS			  3066	   21730       7.1
				ORANGE				  3589	   29421       8.2
				PUTNAM				  3438	   20621       6.0
				ROCKLAND			  2008	   21273      10.6
				SULLIVAN			   637	    6491      10.2
				ULSTER				   652	    7193      11.0
				WESTCHESTER			101086	  739535       7.3
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			 17710	  189580      10.7
				BRONX				 12050	  117753       9.8
				KINGS				  1013	   15043      14.8
				NEW YORK			  3099	   35082      11.3
				QUEENS				  1390	   20076      14.4
				RICHMOND			   158	    1626      10.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		  1019	   16819      16.5
				NASSAU				   730	   11478      15.7
				SUFFOLK				   289	    5341      18.5
			      OTHER				  3446	   28078       8.1
				UNKNOWN				  2553	   23273       9.1
				OUT OF STATE			   893	    4805       5.4
  NEW YORK CITY HSA	      TOTAL			       1147422	 8410965       7.3
    BRONX		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     4	      45      11.3
				CHAUTAUQUA			     2	       4       2.0
				ERIE				     1	      29      29.0
				WYOMING				     1	      12      12.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     5	      54      10.8
				CHEMUNG				     1	       4       4.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  40
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    BRONX(cont)			MONROE				     3	      45      15.0
				ONTARIO				     1	       5       5.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     3	      27       9.0
				HERKIMER			     1	       5       5.0
				LEWIS				     1	      18      18.0
				ONEIDA				     1	       4       4.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     2	      27      13.5
				TIOGA				     2	      27      13.5
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    17	     184      10.8
				ALBANY				     7	      29       4.1
				COLUMBIA			     2	       8       4.0
				ESSEX				     1	      29      29.0
				GREENE				     1	       1       1.0
				HAMILTON			     1	       2       2.0
				SARATOGA			     1	      86      86.0
				SCHENECTADY			     3	      24       8.0
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       5       5.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			  6379	   42215       6.6
				DUTCHESS			   145	     963       6.6
				ORANGE				   109	     777       7.1
				PUTNAM				    95	     710       7.5
				ROCKLAND			   224	    1162       5.2
				SULLIVAN			     4	      55      13.8
				ULSTER				     7	     143      20.4
				WESTCHESTER			  5795	   38405       6.6
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			170190	 1229420       7.2
				BRONX				162812	 1154804       7.1
				KINGS				  1122	   10603       9.5
				NEW YORK			  3903	   33496       8.6
				QUEENS				  2277	   29982      13.2
				RICHMOND			    76	     535       7.0
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		   567	    5320       9.4
				NASSAU				   451	    4529      10.0
				SUFFOLK				   116	     791       6.8
			      OTHER				  4351	   28742       6.6
				UNKNOWN				  3443	   23698       6.9
				OUT OF STATE			   908	    5044       5.6
    KINGS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     3	      33      11.0
				ERIE				     2	       8       4.0
				NIAGARA				     1	      25      25.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     7	      45       6.4
				MONROE				     3	      30      10.0
				ONTARIO				     1	       5       5.0
				WAYNE				     2	       6       3.0
				YATES				     1	       4       4.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     6	      32       5.3
				CAYUGA				     1	      15      15.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	       1       1.0
				LEWIS				     1	       2       2.0
				ONONDAGA			     3	      14       4.7
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    36	     171       4.8
				ALBANY				    18	      75       4.2
				COLUMBIA			     3	       6       2.0
				DELAWARE			     5	      37       7.4
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  41
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    KINGS(cont)			GREENE				     1	       3       3.0
				MONTGOMERY			     1	       2       2.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       1       1.0
				RENSSELAER			     2	       4       2.0
				SARATOGA			     1	      31      31.0
				SCHENECTADY			     3	      11       3.7
				WARREN				     1	       1       1.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   277	    1760       6.4
				DUTCHESS			    17	     171      10.1
				ORANGE				    36	     310       8.6
				PUTNAM				    17	      82       4.8
				ROCKLAND			    63	     208       3.3
				SULLIVAN			    20	     177       8.9
				ULSTER				     6	      10       1.7
				WESTCHESTER			   118	     802       6.8
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			288290	 2158182       7.5
				BRONX				   965	    5988       6.2
				KINGS				271984	 2040728       7.5
				NEW YORK			  2444	   27908      11.4
				QUEENS				 11078	   73818       6.7
				RICHMOND			  1819	    9740       5.4
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		  1025	    5082       5.0
				NASSAU				   833	    4002       4.8
				SUFFOLK				   192	    1080       5.6
			      OTHER				  3157	   22223       7.0
				UNKNOWN				  2782	   20375       7.3
				OUT OF STATE			   375	    1848       4.9
    NEW YORK		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		    62	     527       8.5
				ALLEGANY			    13	     135      10.4
				CATTARAUGUS			     4	      19       4.8
				CHAUTAUQUA			     7	      19       2.7
				ERIE				    28	     252       9.0
				GENESEE				     1	       1       1.0
				NIAGARA				     7	      93      13.3
				ORLEANS				     1	       2       2.0
				WYOMING				     1	       6       6.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			    79	     663       8.4
				CHEMUNG				    22	     178       8.1
				LIVINGSTON			     7	      49       7.0
				MONROE				    33	     208       6.3
				ONTARIO				     5	      61      12.2
				SCHUYLER			     1	       1       1.0
				SENECA				     4	      31       7.8
				STEUBEN				     5	     128      25.6
				WAYNE				     1	       1       1.0
				YATES				     1	       6       6.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		   184	    1451       7.9
				CAYUGA				    13	      95       7.3
				CORTLAND			    15	      91       6.1
				HERKIMER			     6	      32       5.3
				JEFFERSON			     5	      18       3.6
				LEWIS				     4	      14       3.5
				MADISON				     8	      73       9.1
				ONEIDA				    33	     281       8.5
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  42
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    NEW YORK(cont)		ONONDAGA			    52	     450       8.7
				OSWEGO				    12	     168      14.0
				ST. LAWRENCE			    12	      76       6.3
				TOMPKINS			    24	     153       6.4
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			   110	     852       7.7
				BROOME				    82	     666       8.1
				CHENANGO			    20	     141       7.1
				TIOGA				     8	      45       5.6
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		   952	    7055       7.4
				ALBANY				   201	    1544       7.7
				CLINTON				    17	     185      10.9
				COLUMBIA			   247	    1821       7.4
				DELAWARE			   144	    1113       7.7
				ESSEX				    15	     127       8.5
				FRANKLIN			     8	      96      12.0
				FULTON				     8	      51       6.4
				GREENE				    36	     223       6.2
				HAMILTON			     9	      55       6.1
				MONTGOMERY			    31	     251       8.1
				OTSEGO				    26	     245       9.4
				RENSSELAER			    51	     359       7.0
				SARATOGA			    41	     217       5.3
				SCHENECTADY			    35	     289       8.3
				SCHOHARIE			    10	      35       3.5
				WARREN				    29	     206       7.1
				WASHINGTON			    44	     238       5.4
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			 17730	  106332       6.0
				DUTCHESS			   721	    5886       8.2
				ORANGE				  1989	   13237       6.7
				PUTNAM				  1624	    8960       5.5
				ROCKLAND			  2432	   14321       5.9
				SULLIVAN			   337	    2702       8.0
				ULSTER				   417	    2791       6.7
				WESTCHESTER			 10210	   58435       5.7
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			337329	 2730806       8.1
				BRONX				 36831	  282045       7.7
				KINGS				 56233	  440894       7.8
				NEW YORK			194456	 1624502       8.4
				QUEENS				 44534	  348096       7.8
				RICHMOND			  5275	   35269       6.7
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		 15906	  102656       6.5
				NASSAU				 11091	   72465       6.5
				SUFFOLK				  4815	   30191       6.3
			      OTHER				 34479	  215548       6.3
				UNKNOWN				 26004	  158339       6.1
				OUT OF STATE			  8475	   57209       6.8
    QUEENS		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     2	      16       8.0
				ERIE				     2	      16       8.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     3	      16       5.3
				MONROE				     3	      16       5.3
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     3	       6       2.0
				ONEIDA				     1	       1       1.0
				ONONDAGA			     1	       3       3.0
				OSWEGO				     1	       2       2.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  43
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    QUEENS(cont)	      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     1	       1       1.0
				BROOME				     1	       1       1.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    13	      61       4.7
				ALBANY				     3	       4       1.3
				COLUMBIA			     2	      14       7.0
				DELAWARE			     1	       1       1.0
				ESSEX				     1	       6       6.0
				GREENE				     3	      24       8.0
				OTSEGO				     1	       8       8.0
				SARATOGA			     1	       3       3.0
				SCHOHARIE			     1	       1       1.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   266	    1422       5.3
				DUTCHESS			    14	      62       4.4
				ORANGE				    32	     315       9.8
				PUTNAM				     8	      47       5.9
				ROCKLAND			    29	     133       4.6
				SULLIVAN			     3	      13       4.3
				ULSTER				     7	      33       4.7
				WESTCHESTER			   173	     819       4.7
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			178926	 1212504       6.8
				BRONX				  1299	    8004       6.2
				KINGS				  8511	   52903       6.2
				NEW YORK			  1639	   11254       6.9
				QUEENS				167263	 1139239       6.8
				RICHMOND			   214	    1104       5.2
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		 12513	   61549       4.9
				NASSAU				 10672	   52439       4.9
				SUFFOLK				  1841	    9110       4.9
			      OTHER				 11346	   81049       7.1
				UNKNOWN				 11253	   80215       7.1
				OUT OF STATE			    93	     834       9.0
    RICHMOND		      FINGER LAKES HSA			     1	       4       4.0
				CHEMUNG				     1	       4       4.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     5	      19       3.8
				CAYUGA				     4	      18       4.5
				ONONDAGA			     1	       1       1.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     3	       6       2.0
				BROOME				     3	       6       2.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    25	      95       3.8
				ALBANY				    15	      70       4.7
				COLUMBIA			     8	      21       2.6
				GREENE				     1	       3       3.0
				SCHENECTADY			     1	       1       1.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    98	     536       5.5
				DUTCHESS			     3	      18       6.0
				ORANGE				     4	      16       4.0
				PUTNAM				     8	      32       4.0
				ROCKLAND			    21	     134       6.4
				SULLIVAN			    14	      81       5.8
				ULSTER				     2	      16       8.0
				WESTCHESTER			    46	     239       5.2
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			 60779	  382425       6.3
				BRONX				   810	    4550       5.6
				KINGS				  6711	   47024       7.0
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  44
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    RICHMOND(cont)		NEW YORK			  2088	   10639       5.1
				QUEENS				  1031	    6282       6.1
				RICHMOND			 50139	  313930       6.3
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		   317	    2036       6.4
				NASSAU				   227	    1576       6.9
				SUFFOLK				    90	     460       5.1
			      OTHER				  1971	    9768       5.0
				UNKNOWN				  1462	    7714       5.3
				OUT OF STATE			   509	    2054       4.0
  NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA	      TOTAL				330622	 2202441       6.7
    NASSAU		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     6	      30       5.0
				ALLEGANY			     2	       6       3.0
				ERIE				     2	       4       2.0
				NIAGARA				     1	      15      15.0
				WYOMING				     1	       5       5.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     7	      40       5.7
				MONROE				     4	      30       7.5
				SCHUYLER			     1	       6       6.0
				SENECA				     1	       2       2.0
				STEUBEN				     1	       2       2.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		    13	     102       7.8
				CAYUGA				     1	       8       8.0
				CORTLAND			     1	       2       2.0
				LEWIS				     4	      44      11.0
				MADISON				     1	      18      18.0
				ONEIDA				     6	      30       5.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     3	      21       7.0
				BROOME				     2	       7       3.5
				CHENANGO			     1	      14      14.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    53	     324       6.1
				ALBANY				    12	      59       4.9
				COLUMBIA			     1	       2       2.0
				DELAWARE			    10	      72       7.2
				ESSEX				     2	       5       2.5
				FRANKLIN			     4	      11       2.8
				GREENE				     3	       5       1.7
				MONTGOMERY			     1	       1       1.0
				OTSEGO				     5	      26       5.2
				SARATOGA			     5	      28       5.6
				SCHENECTADY			     6	      59       9.8
				SCHOHARIE			     2	      52      26.0
				WARREN				     1	       1       1.0
				WASHINGTON			     1	       3       3.0
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			   335	    2044       6.1
				DUTCHESS			    22	     190       8.6
				ORANGE				    25	     103       4.1
				PUTNAM				    14	      54       3.9
				ROCKLAND			    31	     152       4.9
				SULLIVAN			    18	      77       4.3
				ULSTER				    13	     110       8.5
				WESTCHESTER			   212	    1358       6.4
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			 32884	  224409       6.8
				BRONX				   338	    2426       7.2
  TABLE 19 - 1996 SPARCS - DISCHARGES / PATIENT DAYS / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)						  45
			   BY HSA/COUNTY OF HOSPITALIZATION - HSA/COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
  HOSPITALIZATION	      RESIDENCE			    DISCHARGES	    DAYS      ALOS
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    NASSAU(cont)		KINGS				  2490	   18708       7.5
				NEW YORK			   527	    3032       5.8
				QUEENS				 29409	  199546       6.8
				RICHMOND			   120	     697       5.8
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		150557	 1016650       6.8
				NASSAU				133742	  919254       6.9
				SUFFOLK				 16815	   97396       5.8
			      OTHER				  3484	   24282       7.0
				UNKNOWN				  2964	   19861       6.7
				OUT OF STATE			   520	    4421       8.5
    SUFFOLK		      WESTERN NEW YORK HSA		     4	      13       3.3
				ERIE				     1	       7       7.0
				GENESEE				     1	       2       2.0
				NIAGARA				     2	       4       2.0
			      FINGER LAKES HSA			     2	       2       1.0
				MONROE				     1	       1       1.0
				WAYNE				     1	       1       1.0
			      CENTRAL NEW YORK HSA		     7	     199      28.4
				CORTLAND			     4	      84      21.0
				HERKIMER			     2	      16       8.0
				JEFFERSON			     1	      99      99.0
			      NEW YORK-PENN HSA			     2	      22      11.0
				CHENANGO			     2	      22      11.0
			      NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK HSA		    23	     169       7.3
				ALBANY				     9	      65       7.2
				DELAWARE			     5	      52      10.4
				FRANKLIN			     1	       1       1.0
				GREENE				     3	      12       4.0
				HAMILTON			     1	      11      11.0
				OTSEGO				     2	      17       8.5
				SARATOGA			     2	      11       5.5
			      HUDSON VALLEY HSA			    89	     420       4.7
				DUTCHESS			     9	      31       3.4
				ORANGE				    16	      97       6.1
				PUTNAM				     7	      21       3.0
				ROCKLAND			     8	      29       3.6
				SULLIVAN			     4	      14       3.5
				ULSTER				     4	      14       3.5
				WESTCHESTER			    41	     214       5.2
			      NEW YORK CITY HSA			  1439	   11509       8.0
				BRONX				    98	     636       6.5
				KINGS				   295	    2322       7.9
				NEW YORK			   148	    1032       7.0
				QUEENS				   875	    7413       8.5
				RICHMOND			    23	     106       4.6
			      NASSAU-SUFFOLK HSA		136428	  893488       6.5
				NASSAU				  3727	   31985       8.6
				SUFFOLK				132701	  861503       6.5
			      OTHER				  5286	   28717       5.4
				UNKNOWN				  4580	   24400       5.3
				OUT OF STATE			   706	    4317       6.1
  TOTAL			      TOTAL			       2473624  17171041       6.9