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 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  1
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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 ALBANY (305500 )				     109.0   100.0    33310    11233	11433	  1378	   3454	    3048     2764
									6.0	 5.6	  7.5	   3.2	    2.9	     3.2      9.6
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			      47.1    43.2    14395	4852	 5276	   351	   1630	    1465      821
									5.5	 5.9	  7.2	   2.4	    3.0	     3.6      2.7
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	      31.8    29.2     9712	2689	 3056	   908	   1174	    1004      881
									6.5	 5.1	  8.6	   3.4	    2.7	     3.2     15.1
   ALBANY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ALBANY		      10.1     9.3     3090	1691	 1361	     9	      5	       0       24
									5.5	 4.4	  6.8	   2.6	    2.2		      7.5
   SETON HLTH SYSTEM/ST MARYS CAMPUS-TROY	       6.1     5.6     1869	 836	  646	    22	     76	      64      225
									6.5	 4.7	  8.7	   1.8	    2.4	     2.0     10.1
   SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-TROY			       6.0     5.5     1839	 509	  485	    26	    176	     152      491
									5.9	 4.8	  6.4	   2.1	    2.4	     2.1      9.4
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		       2.2     2.0	672	   0	   62	     2	    311	     297	0
									2.8		  2.9	   2.0	    2.7	     2.8
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			       1.7     1.5	512	 121	  160	    12	     23	      16      180
									6.9	 5.0	  6.4	   1.6	    2.8	     2.7      9.8
   107 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	       4.0     3.7     1221	 535	  387	    48	     59	      50      142
									9.4	11.7	  6.7	   6.9	    2.8	     2.2     14.1
 ALLEGANY (50800  )				     124.0   100.0     6299	2547	 1995	   270	    582	     525      380
									5.0	 4.5	  6.3	   3.7	    2.8	     2.7      9.3
   JONES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-WELLSVILLE		      55.3    44.6     2811	1490	  607	   111	    299	     270       34
									4.0	 4.0	  5.6	   2.5	    2.6	     2.5      2.6
   OLEAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (MAIN)-OLEAN		      26.4    21.3     1343	 546	  409	    49	    172	     160	7
									4.7	 4.7	  6.6	   2.4	    2.8	     2.3      7.6
   ST JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL-HORNELL		      11.9     9.6	605	 136	  110	    16	     48	      46      249
									6.7	 4.3	  5.7	   2.4	    2.6	     2.3     10.3
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      10.2     8.2	516	  89	  390	    24	      2	       2	9
									6.8	 5.4	  7.2	   3.1	    3.5	     3.0     12.0
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       3.3     2.7	167	  15	  151	     0	      0	       0	1
									6.0	 4.3	  6.2				      5.0
   WYOMING COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSP-WARSAW		       2.2     1.8	114	  30	   37	     2	     22	      20	3
									4.4	 5.4	  6.6	   2.0	    2.1	     1.9      4.3
   CUBA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CUBA			       1.9     1.5	 94	  93	    1	     0	      0	       0	0
									9.6	 9.6	  4.0
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       1.8     1.5	 93	   4	    3	    59	     17	       9	1
									9.1	 3.5	  4.7	   7.9	    7.5	    24.9      2.0
   N H NOYES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-DANSVILLE	       1.7     1.4	 87	  41	   28	     2	      8	       8	0
									3.4	 3.6	  3.8	   2.0	    2.5	     2.1
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       1.3     1.0	 64	   8	   51	     4	      0	       0	1
									3.8	 3.6	  3.7	   5.8			      3.0
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       1.2     1.0	 63	  17	   46	     0	      0	       0	0
									6.3	 3.5	  7.3
   45 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       6.7     5.4	342	  78	  162	     3	     14	      10       75
									6.8	 6.0	  6.9	   3.3	    2.2	     1.9      9.1
 BROOME (214100 )				     112.9   100.0    24176	8267	 8221	  1064	   2476	    2273     1875
									6.0	 5.6	  7.5	   4.3	    2.7	     2.9     10.7
   WILSON HOSPITAL (UHS)-JOHNSON CITY		      48.9    43.3    10473	2901	 4055	   637	   1497	    1314       69
									5.1	 4.8	  7.1	   3.5	    2.8	     3.1      8.3
   OUR LADY OF LOURDES MEM HOSP-BINGHAMTON	      38.3    33.9     8191	3496	 2554	   238	    934	     920       49
									5.6	 5.7	  8.0	   2.6	    2.6	     2.2      7.4
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  2
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   BINGHAMTON GEN HOSP (UHS)-BINGHAMTON		      21.8    19.3     4664	1683	 1261	    49	      7	       0     1664
									8.6	 6.8	  8.3	   3.7	    2.6		     10.8
   88 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.0     3.5	848	 187	  351	   140	     38	      39       93
									7.5	 4.2	  7.0	  10.9	    4.4	    11.3     10.8
 CATTARAUGUS (83700  )				     128.1   100.0    10726	4034	 3514	   539	    958	     884      797
									5.4	 5.1	  6.9	   3.3	    2.6	     2.6      8.4
   OLEAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (MAIN)-OLEAN		      63.4    49.5     5309	2384	 1537	   214	    565	     531       78
									5.2	 5.2	  7.4	   2.3	    2.5	     2.3      6.2
   BERTRAND CHAFFEE HOSPITAL-SPRINGVILLE	      10.4     8.1	869	 389	  141	    76	    137	     124	2
									3.3	 3.6	  5.6	   2.5	    2.0	     1.8      2.5
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       9.8     7.7	822	  93	  709	     3	      1	       0       16
									6.2	 4.9	  6.2	   3.3	    9.0		     14.6
   TRI-COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-GOWANDA		       8.5     6.7	715	 459	  161	     6	      0	       0       89
									4.9	 3.3	  6.4	   1.2			     10.8
   WOMANS CHRISTIAN ASSN-JAMESTOWN		       6.8     5.3	571	 227	  153	    15	     40	      36      100
									6.5	 6.9	  6.3	   3.2	    2.7	     2.2      9.7
   OLEAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (WEST)-OLEAN		       5.0     3.9	422	   1	    0	     0	      0	       0      421
									7.6	 3.0					      7.6
   MERCY HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       3.5     2.7	292	  19	   80	     3	     97	      93	0
									3.1	 4.7	  3.8	   3.7	    2.9	     2.3
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       3.2     2.5	272	   9	   22	   171	     40	      29	1
									5.6	 7.0	  9.8	   4.7	    4.7	     8.3      3.0
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       3.0     2.3	247	  79	  136	    32	      0	       0	0
									6.1	 4.9	  7.5	   3.2
   CUBA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CUBA			       2.3     1.8	192	 192	    0	     0	      0	       0	0
								       11.3	11.3
   ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER-BUFFALO		       1.8     1.4	153	  28	   94	     1	      0	       0       30
								       10.1	 6.5	 11.0	   3.0			     10.9
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       1.7     1.3	142	  34	   82	    14	      5	       5	2
								       10.2	 4.1	 11.6	   7.3	   10.4	    37.6      8.0
   LAKE SHORE HOSPITAL-IRVING			       1.5     1.1	123	  43	   65	     1	      0	       0       14
									4.4	 3.4	  4.2	   1.0			      8.4
   40 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       7.1     5.6	597	  77	  334	     3	     73	      66       44
									4.8	 3.8	  5.5	   2.0	    2.6	     2.4      8.7
 CAYUGA (85400  )				     111.2   100.0     9495	3778	 3033	   444	    892	     820      528
									5.9	 5.8	  7.7	   3.4	    2.5	     2.6      8.8
   AUBURN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-AUBURN		      72.5    65.2     6191	3052	 1595	   267	    462	     424      391
									6.2	 6.0	  8.8	   2.7	    2.4	     2.2      8.3
   COMMUNITY-GENERAL HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE		       8.5     7.6	724	  72	  158	     0	    252	     224       18
									3.4	 4.6	  4.9		    2.5	     2.3      9.7
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       8.0     7.2	686	 162	  421	    92	      0	       0       11
									7.8	 6.0	  9.2	   4.3			     11.4
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       6.7     6.0	572	  47	  424	    12	     43	      39	7
									5.4	 4.0	  5.7	  10.4	    2.7	     3.2     13.1
   CORTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CORTLAND		       3.4     3.1	291	 133	   56	    19	     40	      34	9
									3.9	 4.5	  4.8	   2.6	    2.6	     1.9      6.6
   CAYUGA MEDICAL CTR AT ITHACA-ITHACA		       3.4     3.0	287	 130	   90	    14	     22	      22	9
									3.9	 3.6	  5.1	   2.0	    2.4	     2.1      5.6
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       3.2     2.9	274	  48	  111	    24	     36	      40       15
									5.0	 5.4	  3.8	   4.8	    3.5	     8.8      5.3
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  3
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   OSWEGO HOSPITAL-OSWEGO			       1.3     1.1	109	  38	   15	     5	     17	      19       15
									4.4	 4.0	  9.4	   2.0	    2.2	     1.9      6.7
   47 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.2     3.8	361	  96	  163	    11	     20	      18       53
									6.8	 5.4	  6.7	   3.6	    2.6	     3.4     13.2
 CHAUTAUQUA (141200 )				     110.1   100.0    15542	6156	 4662	   607	   1517	    1351     1249
									5.4	 5.4	  6.6	   4.1	    2.4	     2.6      9.0
   WOMANS CHRISTIAN ASSN-JAMESTOWN		      59.3    53.9     8374	3902	 2113	   253	    651	     591      864
									5.9	 5.9	  7.0	   2.7	    2.5	     2.3      9.0
   BROOKS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-DUNKIRK		      23.8    21.6     3356	1152	 1106	    80	    514	     480       24
									4.6	 4.5	  7.0	   2.2	    2.3	     2.3      4.0
   WESTFIELD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-WESTFIELD	       6.5     5.9	914	 373	  140	    21	    207	     167	6
									2.9	 3.6	  3.7	   1.7	    2.1	     2.0      2.8
   LAKE SHORE HOSPITAL-IRVING			       5.4     4.9	764	 376	  175	     7	      1	       0      205
									6.0	 4.6	  5.5	   2.1	    1.0		      9.1
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       4.5     4.1	637	  87	  545	     1	      1	       0	3
									5.4	 5.6	  5.3	   5.0	   11.0		     29.3
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       2.5     2.2	348	  18	   14	   216	     57	      39	4
									7.0	10.2	  5.4	   6.6	    4.1	    12.9      3.0
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       2.3     2.1	330	 109	  210	    11	      0	       0	0
									5.9	 2.9	  7.7	   2.8
   43 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.8     5.3	819	 139	  359	    18	     86	      74      143
									5.8	 5.2	  5.8	   5.4	    2.5	     2.7      9.7
 CHEMUNG (101200 )				     106.6   100.0    10789	3802	 3429	   467	   1099	    1020      972
									6.6	 7.3	  7.4	   4.0	    2.6	     3.7     10.3
   ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER-ELMIRA		      59.5    55.8     6023	1624	 2017	   341	   1041	     982       18
									5.2	 6.4	  6.7	   3.7	    2.5	     3.7      6.8
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-ELMIRA			      39.2    36.8     3965	2017	 1112	    17	      6	       0      813
									9.0	 8.3	  9.2	   2.5	   10.2		     10.6
   CORNING HOSPITAL-CORNING			       1.9     1.8	193	  63	   76	    14	     21	      18	1
									3.7	 4.4	  4.0	   2.5	    2.0	     2.2      5.0
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       1.6     1.5	164	  24	   90	    41	      3	       1	5
									7.7	 3.3	  8.5	   9.0	    2.3	     1.0      6.4
   50 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.4     4.1	444	  74	  134	    54	     28	      19      135
									5.9	 4.9	  5.6	   3.6	    2.3	     2.7      8.9
 CHENANGO (53800  )				     100.8   100.0     5424	1803	 1887	   349	    549	     483      353
									5.2	 4.4	  6.6	   3.1	    2.6	     2.7     10.9
   CHENANGO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-NORWICH		      35.6    35.3     1914	 794	  484	    98	    275	     250       13
									4.1	 4.2	  6.1	   2.8	    2.3	     1.8      8.3
   WILSON HOSPITAL (UHS)-JOHNSON CITY		      16.4    16.3	882	 197	  472	    58	     82	      70	3
									5.7	 4.9	  7.2	   2.8	    3.0	     3.2      5.3
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	       9.2     9.1	493	 127	  211	    25	     19	      22       89
									5.7	 3.5	  6.1	   3.1	    2.4	     1.9     10.6
   THE HOSPITAL-SIDNEY				       8.4     8.3	451	 269	   74	    48	     31	      26	3
									3.6	 3.9	  4.5	   2.1	    2.8	     2.2      1.7
   COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-HAMILTON		       6.8     6.7	365	 144	  129	    11	     45	      34	2
									3.9	 4.2	  4.9	   1.9	    2.3	     2.1      1.0
   A O FOX MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ONEONTA		       5.2     5.2	280	  32	   83	    12	     20	      15      118
									7.6	 3.8	  4.0	   2.4	    2.7	     2.3     13.2
   BINGHAMTON GEN HOSP (UHS)-BINGHAMTON		       4.9     4.8	263	  75	   92	     1	      0	       0       95
								       10.5	 8.8	 12.5	   1.0			     10.1
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  4
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   OUR LADY OF LOURDES MEM HOSP-BINGHAMTON	       4.8     4.8	260	  76	  107	     9	     34	      33	1
									4.7	 5.1	  6.2	   2.9	    2.2	     2.2      6.0
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       2.9     2.8	154	  28	   85	    39	      0	       0	2
									6.8	 4.3	  8.4	   5.0			      8.5
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       1.5     1.5	 82	   3	   24	    26	     17	      11	1
									6.7	 2.3	  5.9	   3.3	    5.6	    20.1      2.0
   CORTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CORTLAND		       1.4     1.4	 76	  24	   17	     5	     15	      15	0
									3.7	 4.2	  5.9	   2.0	    2.6	     2.0
   37 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.8     3.8	204	  34	  109	    17	     11	       7       26
									6.3	 4.7	  6.2	   5.6	    2.8	    14.6      8.4
 CLINTON (89000  )				      99.0   100.0     8814	3402	 3031	   210	    850	     809      512
									5.8	 4.7	  8.6	   2.8	    2.6	     2.4      8.8
   CHAMPLAIN VALLEY PHYS HOSP-PLATTSBURGH	      94.4    95.4     8406	3321	 2832	   203	    839	     799      412
									5.8	 4.7	  8.7	   2.8	    2.6	     2.4      8.6
   47 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.6     4.6	408	  81	  199	     7	     11	      10      100
									6.9	 4.7	  6.9	   3.9	    3.1	     4.3      9.4
 COLUMBIA (65400  )				      93.5   100.0     6116	2658	 2010	   241	    483	     444      280
									5.7	 5.3	  6.9	   3.5	    2.5	     2.9     12.1
   COLUMBIA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-HUDSON		      50.2    53.6     3281	1978	  681	    65	    214	     209      134
									5.4	 5.0	  7.1	   2.1	    2.1	     2.0     15.3
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	      17.0    18.2     1111	 201	  550	   121	    122	     101       16
									6.2	 4.9	  7.8	   4.2	    3.1	     4.9     15.6
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       8.0     8.6	526	  66	  306	     7	     58	      58       31
									4.8	 4.6	  5.7	   3.4	    2.7	     3.4      2.5
   NORTHERN DUTCHESS HOSPITAL-RHINEBECK		       4.7     5.1	310	 125	  102	    14	     35	      33	1
									5.7	 7.2	  6.5	   2.4	    2.6	     2.2      1.0
   ALBANY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ALBANY		       4.1     4.4	270	 129	  138	     2	      0	       0	1
									5.4	 4.0	  6.7	   3.0			      9.0
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       1.0     1.1	 67	  13	   42	     1	      6	       4	1
									6.9	 5.8	  8.2	   2.0	    3.5	     3.3      4.0
   67 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       8.4     9.0	551	 146	  191	    31	     48	      39       96
									6.9	 9.8	  5.5	   4.5	    2.4	     2.3     10.5
 CORTLAND (51500  )				     106.4   100.0     5480	1940	 1618	   434	    605	     557      326
									5.2	 5.0	  6.9	   3.4	    2.7	     2.9      9.2
   CORTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CORTLAND		      77.4    72.7     3985	1652	  854	   329	    472	     439      239
									4.9	 5.0	  7.4	   2.7	    2.3	     2.0      8.5
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       6.8     6.4	350	  37	  182	    29	     49	      46	7
									5.4	 4.7	  3.8	   6.7	    5.4	    12.2      2.4
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       5.9     5.5	303	  66	  187	    42	      0	       0	8
									7.5	 6.2	  7.8	   5.7			     21.3
   CAYUGA MEDICAL CTR AT ITHACA-ITHACA		       4.4     4.1	225	  82	   72	     7	     23	      23       18
									3.8	 3.6	  4.8	   1.7	    2.1	     1.9      6.8
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       4.2     3.9	215	  21	  147	     5	     22	      16	4
									5.8	 4.3	  6.5	   3.4	    2.8	     2.8     18.3
   WILSON HOSPITAL (UHS)-JOHNSON CITY		       2.1     2.0	110	  17	   51	    17	     13	      11	1
									6.4	 5.1	  8.0	   6.2	    2.6	     4.2     24.0
   COMMUNITY-GENERAL HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE		       1.9     1.8	 98	  26	   48	     0	     12	      10	2
									5.2	 4.7	  6.7		    2.7	     2.5      4.0
   41 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.8     3.5	194	  39	   77	     5	     14	      12       47
									8.1	 6.0	  9.0	   1.2	    4.5	     2.8     11.6
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  5
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 DELAWARE (47000  )				     135.8   100.0     6382	2741	 2019	   283	    557	     426      356
									5.0	 4.4	  6.6	   2.7	    2.4	     2.8      9.8
   A O FOX MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ONEONTA		      30.6    22.5     1438	 454	  478	    72	    158	     136      140
									5.1	 4.1	  6.3	   2.3	    2.4	     2.3     11.7
   DELAWARE VALLEY HOSPITAL-WALTON		      25.1    18.5     1181	 613	  160	    51	    206	     118       33
									3.8	 4.3	  5.1	   1.8	    2.1	     1.9     10.0
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	      20.3    14.9	952	 280	  440	    33	     62	      56       81
									4.8	 3.0	  6.1	   2.8	    2.4	     2.0      8.9
   THE HOSPITAL-SIDNEY				      12.6     9.3	593	 362	   90	    58	     37	      39	7
									3.7	 3.8	  5.7	   2.1	    2.3	     2.3      2.0
   O'CONNOR HOSPITAL-DELHI			       9.9     7.3	465	 436	   22	     1	      0	       0	6
									4.7	 4.6	  6.9	   3.0			      3.5
   WILSON HOSPITAL (UHS)-JOHNSON CITY		       9.4     6.9	441	 108	  257	    15	     35	      26	0
									5.8	 5.1	  6.9	   3.0	    3.0	     3.2
   MARGARETVILLE MEM HOSP-MARGARETVILLE		       8.0     5.9	376	 279	   88	     7	      0	       0	2
									5.1	 4.5	  7.3	   2.0			      3.0
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       4.3     3.2	202	  21	  132	    24	     16	       8	1
									8.8	 4.5	  9.5	   4.4	    6.1	    27.1     18.0
   BINGHAMTON GEN HOSP (UHS)-BINGHAMTON		       2.9     2.1	136	  38	   47	     0	      0	       0       51
									9.9	 9.9	 11.2				      8.7
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       1.9     1.4	 87	  17	   60	     0	      4	       5	1
									5.9	 5.3	  5.9		    3.0	    11.2      2.0
   OUR LADY OF LOURDES MEM HOSP-BINGHAMTON	       1.7     1.2	 78	  29	   33	     1	      8	       7	0
									6.6	 7.1	  8.3	   5.0	    2.3	     2.1
   BENEDICTINE HOSPITAL-KINGSTON		       1.4     1.0	 65	   8	   18	     1	     12	      12       14
									5.2	 4.3	  6.5	   2.0	    2.2	     1.8      9.9
   71 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       7.8     5.8	368	  96	  194	    20	     19	      19       20
									6.3	 8.1	  6.1	   5.7	    2.7	     2.2      7.0
 DUTCHESS (270700 )				     103.9   100.0    28121	9322	10179	  1431	   3334	    1946     1909
									6.2	 5.6	  7.2	   3.9	    3.0	     3.8     13.1
   VASSAR BROTHERS HOSPITAL-POUGHKEEPSIE	      42.7    41.1    11549	3973	 3384	   721	   2346	    1092       33
									5.2	 5.2	  7.7	   2.9	    3.0	     3.6      6.6
   ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL-POUGHKEEPSIE		      24.8    23.9     6719	2788	 2768	    79	      8	       0     1076
									7.8	 6.2	  6.5	   2.1	    1.9		     15.5
   NORTHERN DUTCHESS HOSPITAL-RHINEBECK		       7.3     7.0     1974	 706	  615	    74	    291	     280	8
									4.6	 4.7	  6.7	   2.4	    2.4	     2.3      3.3
   PUTNAM HOSPITAL CENTER-CARMEL		       4.7     4.6     1284	 395	  387	    32	    200	     147      123
									5.7	 5.0	  7.4	   2.2	    3.0	     2.7     11.2
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		       4.2     4.0     1125	 144	  642	   264	     25	      19       31
									8.6	 7.0	  9.1	   7.1	    7.2	    10.9     19.6
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       3.2     3.1	874	  79	  692	    59	     24	      18	2
									8.2	 6.8	  8.1	   4.6	    5.1	    32.9      3.5
   ST LUKES HOSPITAL-NEWBURGH			       2.8     2.7	767	 452	  174	    49	     45	      38	9
									4.9	 4.6	  7.6	   2.2	    2.7	     2.8      2.7
   HUDSON VALLEY HOSPITAL CENTER-PEEKSKILL	       1.8     1.7	476	  53	  101	     5	    172	     145	0
									3.1	 4.2	  4.7	   1.8	    2.5	     2.2
   NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSP-MOUNT KISKO	       1.1     1.1	298	  61	   85	    15	     67	      66	4
									3.9	 3.8	  5.4	   2.3	    3.0	     3.2      7.5
   ST AGNES HOSPITAL-WHITE PLAINS		       1.1     1.1	297	 101	  149	    38	      4	       4	1
									3.9	 3.3	  4.2	   4.1	    3.3	     3.5      4.0
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  6
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   109 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      10.2     9.8     2758	 570	 1182	    95	    152	     137      622
									7.4	 7.8	  6.6	   7.5	    3.3	     6.6      9.7
 ERIE (980400 )					     117.9   100.0   115600    38665	40004	  4583	  12106	   10766     9476
									6.2	 5.3	  7.9	   3.7	    2.7	     3.2     11.6
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		      18.2    15.4    17837	6475	 8995	    15	     45	       0     2307
									7.3	 5.4	  7.4	   2.7	    2.8		     12.7
   MERCY HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			      14.8    12.6    14531	4800	 4154	   166	   2752	    2610       49
									5.2	 6.3	  7.3	   2.1	    2.4	     2.4     13.1
   MILLARD FILLMORE SUBURBAN HOSP-AMHERST	      14.1    12.0    13840	4261	 4043	    23	   2839	    2608       66
									4.0	 4.0	  6.3	   2.6	    2.4	     2.3      5.9
   SISTERS OF CHARITY HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		      13.7    11.6    13391	2941	 3974	     9	   3322	    2981      164
									5.3	 4.7	  9.4	   6.3	    2.6	     3.3     10.2
   ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER-BUFFALO		      12.5    10.6    12225	4135	 3356	    14	     22	       0     4698
									9.2	 6.0	 10.1	   3.8	    3.9		     11.5
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			      10.4     8.8    10179	 416	  319	  4107	   2877	    2446       14
									4.0	 3.4	  5.1	   3.7	    3.2	     5.2      2.0
   MILLARD FILLMORE HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       8.7     7.4     8557	2944	 5517	    19	     25	       0       52
									6.9	 4.6	  8.2	   1.3	    2.9		      8.4
   KENMORE MERCY HOSPITAL-KENMORE		       6.1     5.2     5996	3427	 2505	     5	      5	       0       54
									6.3	 5.6	  7.3	   2.6	    2.0		      7.8
   ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL-CHEEKTOWAGA		       5.6     4.7     5482	2852	 2579	    10	     20	       0       21
									6.1	 4.9	  7.5	   2.4	    1.7		     10.9
   OUR LADY OF VICTORY HOSP-LACKAWANNA		       4.2     3.6     4144	2540	 1586	     3	      0	       0       15
									7.4	 6.3	  8.9	   1.7			     27.1
   SHEEHAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       2.7     2.3     2691	1052	  449	     0	     43	       0     1147
									7.0	 4.4	  9.0		    7.7		      8.7
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       2.1     1.8     2052	 716	 1186	   140	      0	       0       10
									6.7	 4.4	  8.5	   4.2			      4.6
   DEGRAFF MEMORIAL HOSP-NORTH TONAWANDA	       1.2     1.0     1194	 729	  452	     3	      1	       0	9
									6.0	 5.6	  6.7	   1.3	    1.0		      4.6
   98 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.6     3.0     3481	1377	  889	    69	    155	     121      870
									7.5	 4.9	  7.3	   3.1	    2.3	     2.1     13.8
 ESSEX (38300  )				      96.0   100.0     3675	1577	 1283	    97	    265	     255      198
									4.8	 4.2	  6.2	   2.7	    2.8	     2.9      6.5
   CHAMPLAIN VALLEY PHYS HOSP-PLATTSBURGH	      32.4    33.8     1242	 388	  504	    35	    119	     112       84
									5.2	 4.5	  6.8	   3.4	    2.5	     2.6      6.6
   ADIRONDACK MEDICAL CENTER-SARANAC LAKE	      25.4    26.4	971	 464	  322	    29	     69	      71       16
									4.6	 4.7	  5.8	   2.0	    2.8	     2.5      2.4
   GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL-GLENS FALLS		      14.9    15.5	571	 140	  258	    23	     60	      54       36
									5.0	 5.2	  5.8	   2.5	    2.3	     2.6      7.9
   MOSES-LUDINGTON HOSPITAL-TICONDEROGA		       8.0     8.4	308	 278	    4	     4	      2	       0       20
									3.3	 3.4	  3.3	   1.3	    1.0		      2.3
   ELIZABETHTOWN COMM HOSP-ELIZABETHTOWN	       6.5     6.7	248	 239	    5	     0	      0	       0	4
									2.9	 2.9	  3.4				      2.8
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       3.2     3.4	124	  19	   80	     0	      8	      10	7
									4.7	 4.3	  4.2		   10.3	     6.5      2.0
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       2.2     2.3	 86	  15	   58	     5	      3	       4	1
									6.6	 6.0	  6.7	   3.4	    4.0	    14.0      7.0
   43 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.3     3.4	125	  34	   52	     1	      4	       4       30
									7.4	 6.5	  6.8	   5.0	    2.5	     2.0     11.0
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  7
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 FRANKLIN (50900  )				     116.0   100.0     5902	2592	 1873	   199	    533	     446      259
									5.0	 4.5	  6.6	   3.7	    2.6	     2.4      8.6
   ALICE HYDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-MALONE		      59.3    51.2     3019	1629	  790	   110	    250	     217       23
									4.6	 4.7	  6.2	   2.3	    2.5	     2.3      4.9
   ADIRONDACK MEDICAL CENTER-SARANAC LAKE	      34.2    29.5     1739	 765	  602	    44	    164	     121       43
									4.6	 4.3	  6.0	   3.7	    2.7	     2.5      5.1
   CHAMPLAIN VALLEY PHYS HOSP-PLATTSBURGH	      11.5     9.9	583	  71	  285	     6	     61	      60      100
									7.4	 5.2	  9.0	   4.5	    2.5	     2.2     10.4
   MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-MASSENA		       4.3     3.7	218	  72	   36	    19	     49	      41	1
									3.2	 3.1	  4.8	   3.1	    2.9	     2.7      1.0
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       1.8     1.5	 91	  12	   70	     6	      1	       1	1
									6.9	 6.5	  7.1	   7.2	    4.0	     2.0      7.0
   CANTON-POTSDAM HOSPITAL-POTSDAM		       1.7     1.5	 87	  10	   12	     0	      4	       3       58
									5.8	 2.5	  5.5		    2.8	     3.0      6.8
   34 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.2     2.8	165	  33	   78	    14	      4	       3       33
									8.9	 5.5	  7.9	  12.8	    3.5	     5.7     13.7
 FULTON (54400  )				     127.6   100.0     6939	2511	 2151	   529	    643	     541      564
									5.2	 5.2	  6.6	   3.1	    2.4	     2.7      8.0
   NATHAN LITTAUER HOSPITAL-GLOVERSVILLE	      66.1    51.9     3598	1702	  914	   351	    343	     272       16
									4.6	 4.7	  7.1	   2.4	    2.1	     2.3      4.0
   ST MARYS HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM			      24.3    19.1     1322	 227	  220	     5	    208	     187      475
									5.6	 4.6	  7.8	   1.8	    2.5	     2.2      7.9
   AMSTERDAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM	       8.8     6.9	476	 247	  177	    50	      1	       0	1
									4.8	 5.2	  5.1	   2.0	    1.0		      4.0
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			       8.2     6.4	445	  60	  359	     0	      3	       3       20
									5.7	 4.7	  5.5		    2.3	     2.3     14.0
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       7.8     6.1	424	  64	  204	   103	     27	      23	3
									7.4	 6.8	  7.9	   6.3	    4.6	    12.4     16.3
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	       2.2     1.7	121	  30	   70	     5	      3	       6	7
									5.4	 3.2	  5.9	   6.0	    1.7	     2.2     13.6
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       1.9     1.5	105	  21	   69	     2	      4	       3	6
									5.4	 7.1	  5.5	   2.5	    3.0	     2.0      2.7
   SUNNYVIEW HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       1.5     1.2	 82	  82	    0	     0	      0	       0	0
								       15.0	15.0
   LITTLE FALLS HOSPITAL-LITTLE FALLS		       1.4     1.1	 77	  35	   23	     6	      7	       6	0
									5.4	 6.3	  6.4	   1.8	    2.4	     2.5
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		       1.3     1.1	 73	   0	   11	     0	     33	      29	0
									2.9		  2.8		    2.5	     3.3
   33 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.0     3.1	216	  43	  104	     7	     14	      12       36
									5.3	 5.3	  5.4	   2.4	    2.9	     2.3      7.5
 GENESEE (62200  )				     113.8   100.0     7079	2711	 2171	   305	    752	     685      455
									6.2	 6.3	  7.8	   4.5	    2.7	     3.2      9.1
   GENESEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BATAVIA		      51.7    45.4     3216	1512	  751	   150	    397	     375       31
									5.9	 6.4	  9.1	   3.0	    2.4	     2.4      4.3
   ST JEROME HOSPITAL-BATAVIA			      17.0    14.9     1056	 696	  195	     2	      1	       0      162
									7.5	 6.7	  9.1	   1.0	    3.0		      9.2
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      15.1    13.3	940	 179	  483	    64	     93	      68       53
									6.8	 4.6	  6.8	   6.3	    4.5	     9.7     14.3
   WYOMING COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSP-WARSAW		       4.6     4.0	286	  42	   46	     3	     37	      37      121
									6.2	 7.2	  9.9	   2.7	    2.4	     2.2      6.8
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  8
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       3.4     3.0	209	  16	  154	     4	     18	      16	1
									4.8	 3.5	  5.3	  10.5	    2.4	     2.1     11.0
   MILLARD FILLMORE SUBURBAN HOSP-AMHERST	       2.7     2.4	169	  19	   48	     0	     52	      50	0
									3.7	 2.7	  7.5		    2.2	     2.0
   HIGHLAND HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       2.6     2.3	160	  20	   48	     1	     47	      43	1
									3.2	 4.7	  4.3	   2.0	    2.4	     2.4      1.0
   LAKESIDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BROCKPORT		       2.3     2.0	143	  44	   25	     3	     36	      35	0
									4.2	 5.9	  6.3	   1.7	    2.6	     2.3
   GENESEE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       2.3     2.0	142	  13	   60	     0	     34	      31	4
									5.1	 6.0	  6.3		    2.4	     2.1     29.3
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       1.7     1.5	106	  13	   87	     1	      0	       0	5
									7.0	 3.9	  7.3	   4.0			     11.2
   PARK RIDGE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       1.5     1.3	 95	  22	   63	     0	      2	       0	8
									5.0	 3.6	  5.0		    2.0		     10.1
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       1.3     1.1	 78	   5	    5	    59	      6	       2	1
									5.0	 3.0	  3.6	   5.8	    2.2	     2.0      1.0
   ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER-BUFFALO		       1.2     1.1	 76	  17	   37	     0	      0	       0       22
									8.5	 9.6	  8.9				      6.9
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       1.1     1.0	 71	  29	   31	    11	      0	       0	0
									7.2	 4.8	 11.5	   1.5
   43 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.3     4.7	332	  84	  138	     7	     29	      28       46
									7.0	 6.4	  6.4	  12.9	    3.4	     6.1     11.4
 GREENE (48100  )				      99.7   100.0     4795	2096	 1653	   138	    364	     337      207
									5.9	 5.5	  7.6	   4.0	    2.5	     3.4      8.7
   COLUMBIA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-HUDSON		      42.3    42.4     2033	1258	  402	    34	    133	     133       73
									5.2	 5.2	  6.9	   2.8	    2.1	     1.9      9.7
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	      24.1    24.2     1160	 330	  574	    72	     93	      80       11
									6.2	 5.3	  7.8	   3.4	    2.9	     4.4     13.8
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			      14.8    14.9	714	 152	  387	    12	     73	      71       19
									6.0	 6.5	  6.7	   3.4	    2.6	     5.6      2.6
   BENEDICTINE HOSPITAL-KINGSTON		       7.8     7.8	374	 185	   90	     2	     25	      25       47
									6.5	 4.9	 12.1	   6.0	    2.4	     2.1      6.8
   KINGSTON HOSPITAL-KINGSTON			       1.6     1.6	 77	  25	   27	     2	      9	       5	9
									4.7	 5.0	  5.1	   2.0	    3.1	     2.8      5.7
   ALBANY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ALBANY		       1.1     1.1	 55	  15	   39	     1	      0	       0	0
									6.5	 4.0	  7.5	   1.0
   67 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       7.9     8.0	382	 131	  134	    15	     31	      23       48
									8.2	 8.4	  8.7	  10.5	    3.5	     2.8     11.0
 HAMILTON (5500	  )				     111.6   100.0	614	 257	  254	    14	     35	      30       24
									6.6	 5.4	  8.7	   2.6	    2.3	     2.7      9.8
   GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL-GLENS FALLS		      31.5    28.2	173	  77	   65	     3	     12	      11	5
									6.0	 4.9	  8.5	   2.0	    1.9	     2.1     10.4
   NATHAN LITTAUER HOSPITAL-GLOVERSVILLE	      25.3    22.6	139	  83	   31	     4	     11	      10	0
									4.2	 3.7	  7.0	   3.0	    2.0	     2.2
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       8.7     7.8	 48	   5	   38	     3	      1	       1	0
								       10.3	 3.8	 12.1	   2.3	    6.0	     2.0
   ADIRONDACK MEDICAL CENTER-SARANAC LAKE	       8.5     7.7	 47	  23	   21	     0	      1	       1	1
									6.6	 5.8	  8.2		    2.0	     2.0      1.0
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			       6.7     6.0	 37	   6	   31	     0	      0	       0	0
									8.0	 2.5	  9.1
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							  9
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   ST LUKES MEMORIAL HOSP CTR-NEW HARTFORD	       5.5     4.9	 30	   6	    9	     1	      7	       6	1
									8.7	 3.0	 20.3	   2.0	    2.9	     5.0      9.0
   ST MARYS HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM			       4.4     3.9	 24	   3	    7	     0	      3	       1       10
									6.1	 2.0	  7.4		    2.0	     2.0      8.0
   AMSTERDAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM	       3.5     3.1	 19	   8	   10	     1	      0	       0	0
									4.2	 4.8	  4.1	   1.0
   SUNNYVIEW HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       3.5     3.1	 19	  19	    0	     0	      0	       0	0
								       16.1	16.1
   ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CTR-UTICA		       3.1     2.8	 17	   5	   11	     0	      0	       0	1
									7.0	 5.2	  7.8				      7.0
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       2.9     2.6	 16	   3	   11	     0	      0	       0	2
									6.8	12.0	  6.2				      2.0
   FAXTON HOSPITAL-UTICA			       2.2     2.0	 12	   9	    3	     0	      0	       0	0
									6.9	 8.0	  3.7
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       1.5     1.3	  8	   3	    5	     0	      0	       0	0
									4.0	 3.3	  4.4
   15 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.5     4.1	 25	   7	   12	     2	      0	       0	4
									7.2	 3.7	  5.4	   4.5			     20.3
 HERKIMER (64700  )				     137.0   100.0     8861	3519	 3328	   387	    693	     612      322
									5.7	 5.5	  7.0	   3.8	    2.7	     2.9      7.9
   LITTLE FALLS HOSPITAL-LITTLE FALLS		      45.3    33.1     2930	1571	  614	   164	    291	     247       43
									5.4	 5.7	  7.5	   2.4	    2.8	     2.9      7.5
   ST LUKES MEMORIAL HOSP CTR-NEW HARTFORD	      30.2    22.1     1956	 556	  661	    80	    289	     261      109
									5.5	 5.9	  7.4	   4.1	    2.6	     2.5      8.5
   ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CTR-UTICA		      20.4    14.9     1321	 421	  799	    19	      1	       0       81
									5.8	 4.9	  6.4	   2.1	    3.0		      6.5
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	      15.4    11.3	999	 351	  414	    26	     80	      80       48
									4.1	 2.9	  5.1	   3.7	    2.3	     2.0      9.6
   FAXTON HOSPITAL-UTICA			      14.5    10.6	938	 489	  439	     1	      1	       0	8
									7.3	 6.3	  8.4	   2.0	    1.0		      5.5
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       2.2     1.6	145	  14	   87	    39	      3	       2	0
									8.2	 5.4	  7.9	  10.2	    2.7	     8.5
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       2.2     1.6	142	  30	   79	    32	      0	       0	1
									7.2	 8.2	  7.9	   4.6			      1.0
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       1.4     1.0	 92	  11	   78	     2	      0	       1	0
									6.4	 9.2	  6.0	   6.5		     1.0
   54 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.2     3.8	338	  76	  157	    24	     28	      21       32
									6.9	 6.6	  7.5	   2.6	    3.7	    10.7      8.0
 JEFFERSON (115000 )				     114.6   100.0    13175	3891	 3533	  1172	   1896	    1729      954
									4.9	 5.4	  6.5	   3.7	    2.6	     2.7      6.9
   SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER-WATERTOWN		      83.1    72.6     9561	2536	 2235	   950	   1568	    1467      805
									4.8	 5.6	  7.0	   3.5	    2.5	     2.5      6.3
   CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL-CARTHAGE		      13.8    12.0     1587	 881	  241	    71	    216	     172	6
									4.1	 5.1	  3.9	   2.6	    2.5	     2.2      1.5
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       4.0     3.5	462	  28	  415	     2	      5	       6	6
									5.3	 3.8	  5.4	   6.0	    2.2	     2.2     11.3
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       3.9     3.4	447	  70	  305	    66	      0	       0	6
									7.3	 6.5	  7.8	   4.4			     20.3
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       3.0     2.6	349	  24	  164	    55	     60	      43	3
									6.2	 5.0	  4.2	   7.1	    6.2	    13.1      3.7
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 10
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   EDWARD JOHN NOBLE HOSP-ALEXANDRIA BAY	       2.3     2.0	269	 255	    9	     0	      0	       0	5
									5.5	 5.5	  8.8				      2.6
   54 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.3     3.8	500	  97	  164	    28	     47	      41      123
									6.1	 4.4	  6.0	   4.6	    2.5	     2.1     10.5
 LEWIS (28600  )				     109.7   100.0     3136	1271	  943	   184	    325	     294      119
									4.2	 3.8	  5.5	   3.9	    2.6	     3.1      6.3
   LEWIS COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL-LOWVILLE	      58.9    53.7     1684	 948	  245	    77	    215	     194	5
									3.3	 3.5	  4.6	   2.2	    2.4	     2.1      2.0
   SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER-WATERTOWN		      15.0    13.7	429	  72	  176	    41	     36	      30       74
									5.7	 5.6	  6.2	   7.0	    2.2	     3.5      6.6
   CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL-CARTHAGE		      11.0    10.0	315	 164	   47	    17	     47	      39	1
									3.9	 4.4	  5.9	   1.9	    2.3	     2.5      6.0
   ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CTR-UTICA		       6.5     5.9	185	   8	  166	     4	      0	       0	7
									4.3	 2.8	  4.4	   1.8			      6.0
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       4.9     4.4	139	  26	   88	    22	      0	       0	3
									6.0	 3.4	  7.2	   4.5			      5.3
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       3.2     2.9	 92	   2	   40	    11	     13	      19	7
									6.5	 2.5	  3.4	   5.5	    6.8	    14.5      4.0
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       2.9     2.7	 84	   5	   74	     3	      0	       0	2
									5.5	 2.0	  5.1	  13.3			     16.5
   ST LUKES MEMORIAL HOSP CTR-NEW HARTFORD	       2.4     2.2	 70	   9	   41	     5	      7	       7	1
									4.3	 5.3	  4.3	   4.4	    2.7	     3.3     12.0
   FAXTON HOSPITAL-UTICA			       1.2     1.1	 35	  15	   19	     0	      0	       0	1
									5.0	 2.9	  6.8				      3.0
   29 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.6     3.3	103	  22	   47	     4	      7	       5       18
									7.5	 5.1	 10.9	   2.3	    3.1	     1.6      6.3
 LIVINGSTON (68000  )				      91.6   100.0     6229	1980	 2346	   244	    710	     659      290
									5.1	 4.6	  6.5	   3.5	    2.7	     2.8      9.7
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      28.9    31.5     1964	 460	  970	   164	    162	     149       59
									5.8	 4.6	  7.0	   3.8	    3.1	     4.3     13.7
   N H NOYES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-DANSVILLE	      24.7    27.0     1681	 888	  445	    48	    149	     135       16
									4.4	 4.4	  5.9	   2.7	    2.4	     2.2      2.5
   HIGHLAND HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			      13.3    14.6	907	 247	  376	     6	    144	     132	2
									4.8	 4.6	  6.8	   3.7	    2.6	     2.4      2.0
   WYOMING COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSP-WARSAW		       6.2     6.8	424	 140	  110	     3	     73	      69       29
									4.7	 4.7	  7.0	   1.7	    2.5	     2.3      7.3
   GENESEE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       5.1     5.6	348	  52	  110	     6	     73	      74       33
									4.4	 5.4	  4.3	   3.3	    2.5	     2.3     12.1
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       3.6     4.0	247	  24	  141	     2	     39	      41	0
									4.4	 7.2	  5.2	   1.5	    2.4	     2.1
   ST JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL-HORNELL		       3.2     3.5	216	  37	   43	     5	     31	      24       76
									4.8	 3.2	  4.4	   2.4	    2.7	     2.3      7.6
   F F THOMPSON HOSPITAL-CANANDAIGUA		       2.5     2.7	171	  69	   52	     1	     25	      23	1
									5.5	 7.0	  6.1	   1.0	    3.1	     2.7      2.0
   41 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.0     4.4	271	  63	   99	     9	     14	      12       74
									7.4	 5.3	  8.1	   2.9	    3.1	     2.5     10.4
 MADISON (73000  )				      95.8   100.0     6995	2354	 2664	   380	    760	     673      164
									5.1	 4.8	  6.3	   3.8	    2.8	     3.1     10.0
   ONEIDA HEALTHCARE CTR-ONEIDA			      29.4    30.7     2146	 896	  626	   116	    265	     235	8
									4.4	 4.8	  5.8	   2.5	    2.5	     2.1      4.3
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 11
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-HAMILTON		      15.9    16.6     1164	 574	  290	    44	    135	     115	6
									4.1	 4.2	  5.6	   2.2	    2.4	     2.2      6.5
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			      13.5    14.1	983	 254	  396	    65	    132	     113       23
									5.3	 4.9	  5.7	   3.0	    4.3	     7.2      4.7
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	      12.9    13.4	939	 185	  514	    27	     91	      80       42
									5.3	 5.0	  5.5	   8.4	    2.4	     3.1     12.4
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       9.4     9.8	689	 198	  378	    90	      0	       0       23
									8.4	 5.7	  9.9	   5.9			     17.6
   COMMUNITY-GENERAL HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE		       4.5     4.7	331	  47	  104	     0	     87	      82       11
									4.4	 6.3	  6.4		    2.7	     2.3      5.2
   ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CTR-UTICA		       2.7     2.8	195	  29	  149	     4	      0	       0       13
									5.1	 3.4	  5.3	   2.0			      7.8
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	       2.1     2.2	153	  53	   78	     7	      2	       4	9
									4.5	 3.9	  4.7	   2.4	    2.0	     1.8      9.4
   CORTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CORTLAND		       1.3     1.3	 94	  33	   16	     9	     15	      16	5
									3.7	 4.3	  4.6	   2.9	    2.8	     2.4      6.0
   ST LUKES MEMORIAL HOSP CTR-NEW HARTFORD	       1.1     1.1	 80	  11	   29	     9	     14	      12	5
									5.6	 4.7	  9.0	   4.2	    2.2	     2.3      7.6
   50 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.0     3.2	221	  74	   84	     9	     19	      16       19
									5.8	 5.3	  6.8	   2.4	    2.0	     1.9     12.1
 MONROE (742100 )				     100.2   100.0    74381    21339	26483	  2930	   9689	    8551     5389
									6.0	 5.4	  7.3	   4.9	    2.8	     3.3     13.0
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      29.6    29.5    21935	5147	 7234	  2128	   3278	    2795     1353
									6.0	 4.5	  7.4	   5.2	    3.3	     5.0     14.8
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      26.2    26.1    19408	5475	 8256	   550	   2330	    2054      743
									5.9	 5.9	  7.1	   3.7	    2.7	     2.6     14.1
   GENESEE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			      16.2    16.2    12027	3247	 3936	   150	   1971	    1876      847
									6.0	 5.9	  8.0	   3.1	    2.7	     2.4     13.3
   PARK RIDGE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      12.4    12.4     9218	4427	 3860	     4	    179	      18      730
									6.3	 5.0	  7.1	   1.5	    2.5	     2.1     11.2
   HIGHLAND HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			      10.6    10.6     7850	1994	 2416	    24	   1742	    1634       40
									4.3	 4.8	  6.5	   5.4	    2.5	     2.4      6.1
   LAKESIDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BROCKPORT		       2.0     2.0     1471	 656	  475	    22	    158	     151	9
									6.5	 5.9	 10.0	   3.0	    2.6	     2.3     13.8
   ST MARYS HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       1.3     1.3	939	 142	   91	     9	      0	       0      697
								       16.1	25.3	 16.7	  46.1			     13.8
   99 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       2.1     2.1     1533	 251	  215	    43	     31	      23      970
									8.5	 4.2	  7.4	   6.5	    2.4	     2.6     10.3
 MONTGOMERY (51700  )				     139.8   100.0     7227	2695	 2336	   321	    703	     603      569
									5.6	 5.5	  7.1	   2.8	    2.5	     3.2      7.5
   ST MARYS HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM			      65.1    46.6     3368	1178	  835	    27	    467	     390      471
									5.3	 5.1	  7.5	   2.4	    2.4	     2.1      7.5
   AMSTERDAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM	      25.4    18.2     1313	 710	  447	   145	      4	       0	7
									5.7	 5.5	  7.2	   2.2	    2.5		      3.3
   LITTLE FALLS HOSPITAL-LITTLE FALLS		      10.2     7.3	528	 324	  115	    19	     34	      32	4
									6.3	 6.4	  8.5	   2.5	    2.8	     3.4     10.5
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       8.0     5.8	416	  66	  218	    66	     35	      28	3
									7.1	 4.3	  7.7	   4.4	    3.7	    18.8     11.7
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			       7.1     5.1	367	  62	  260	     3	     13	       9       20
									5.0	 4.1	  5.3	   1.3	    2.2	     1.9      7.3
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 12
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	       6.5     4.7	337	 134	  119	    15	     29	      24       16
									4.6	 3.2	  6.5	   3.4	    2.1	     2.3     10.5
   NATHAN LITTAUER HOSPITAL-GLOVERSVILLE	       4.9     3.5	254	  92	   68	    33	     32	      29	0
									4.5	 5.5	  6.1	   2.6	    2.1	     2.2
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		       2.9     2.1	152	   0	   22	     0	     63	      67	0
									3.2		  2.6		    2.7	     3.8
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       2.3     1.6	118	  12	   91	     1	      3	       3	8
									7.1	 7.3	  7.7	   2.0	    4.3	     2.0      2.9
   ST CLARES HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       1.7     1.2	 89	   6	   46	     7	     15	      15	0
									3.9	 5.8	  4.7	   2.4	    2.6	     2.7
   SUNNYVIEW HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       1.5     1.1	 76	  76	    0	     0	      0	       0	0
								       16.0	16.0
   29 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.0     2.9	209	  35	  115	     5	      8	       6       40
									6.2	 3.5	  7.1	   4.0	    2.6	     2.0      7.5
 NASSAU (1280200)				     134.4   100.0   172048    58067	60966	  7965	  18691	   16666     9693
									6.3	 5.8	  8.1	   3.8	    3.1	     3.7     10.7
   WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MINEOLA		      18.8    14.0    24046	5735	 8749	  1521	   4139	    3745      157
									5.7	 5.6	  8.2	   3.5	    3.2	     3.8      7.3
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP-MANHASSET			      17.5    13.0    22392	5328	 9364	  1244	   3198	    2895      363
									5.3	 4.7	  6.5	   3.7	    3.2	     4.2     13.8
   NASSAU COUNTY MEDICAL CTR-EAST MEADOW	      12.9     9.6    16535	5509	 2823	  1726	   2076	    1694     2707
									6.3	 5.5	  9.4	   3.6	    3.0	     5.2      9.5
   MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-ROCKVILLE CENTRE	      10.4     7.7    13286	4879	 3466	   385	   1940	    1740      876
									6.5	 6.1	 10.2	   2.6	    3.0	     3.5      9.8
   SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITY HOSP-OCEANSIDE	       9.8     7.3    12598	5114	 4437	   303	   1098	    1022      624
									7.3	 6.8	  9.7	   3.3	    2.8	     3.0     11.7
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP AT PLAINVIEW-PLAINVIEW	       7.5     5.6     9590	4457	 2838	    38	    990	     866      401
									5.5	 5.0	  8.3	   1.8	    2.7	     2.7      4.5
   LONG ISLAND JEWISH MED CTR-NEW HYDE PARK	       7.3     5.5     9379	2386	 4128	     8	   2153	      15      689
									6.3	 5.2	  6.6	   4.1	    3.0	     2.3     18.1
   NORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSP-GLEN COVE	       6.5     4.9     8350	4290	 2516	   179	    536	     456      373
									7.3	 6.9	  8.8	   3.0	    2.9	     2.7     14.7
   ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL-ROSLYN			       6.1     4.6     7860	1623	 6145	    66	      1	       0       25
									7.4	 5.1	  8.0	   3.3	    2.0		      5.6
   FRANKLIN HOSPITAL MED CTR-VALLEY STREAM	       5.2     3.9     6646	3800	 1797	   106	    262	     216      465
									7.3	 5.6	 11.8	   2.2	    2.7	     2.5     10.3
   MID-ISLAND HOSPITAL-BETHPAGE			       4.0     3.0     5103	2319	 1342	    33	    727	     670       12
									5.2	 4.9	  8.5	   1.6	    2.9	     2.6      4.6
   LONG BEACH MEDICAL CENTER-LONG BEACH		       3.5     2.6     4470	2902	 1040	     3	     11	       0      514
									8.9	 7.4	 11.4	   1.3	    3.3		     12.2
   L I JEWISH/SCHNEIDER DIV-NEW HYDE PARK	       3.2     2.4     4112	 208	  163	  1673	      0	    1981       87
									4.0	 3.6	  6.7	   3.9		     3.3     16.1
   MASSAPEQUA GENERAL HOSPITAL-SEAFORD		       2.7     2.0     3423	2136	 1251	     7	      4	       0       25
									5.3	 4.1	  7.6	   1.7	    2.5		      5.1
   ISLAND MEDICAL CENTER-HEMPSTEAD		       2.4     1.8     3135	1358	  569	     1	     25	       0     1182
									9.3	 8.7	 15.9	  44.0	    2.9		      7.0
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       1.5     1.1     1870	 382	 1141	    54	    140	     134       19
									6.8	 5.6	  7.8	   5.3	    3.3	     3.9     19.6
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP AT SYOSSET-SYOSSET		       1.4     1.1     1828	 498	 1043	    13	     18	       0      256
									4.7	 4.7	  2.8	   3.1	    1.2		     12.7
   162 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      13.6    10.1    17425	5143	 8154	   605	   1373	    1232      918
									6.8	 6.8	  7.3	   6.4	    3.1	     4.0     12.7
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 13
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 NIAGARA (226800 )				     128.9   100.0    29224    10902	10257	  1034	   2756	    1981     2294
									5.6	 5.1	  7.0	   3.7	    2.7	     3.0      8.4
   NIAGARA FALLS MEM MED CTR-NIAGARA FALLS	      25.7    19.9     5820	2184	 1386	   105	    516	       0     1629
									5.8	 5.0	  7.8	   2.0	    2.5		      6.6
   MOUNT ST MARYS HOSPITAL-LEWISTON		      23.7    18.4     5383	2373	 1868	    74	    448	     378      242
									6.1	 5.1	  7.9	   1.9	    2.9	     2.5     14.6
   LOCKPORT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-LOCKPORT		      18.4    14.2     4164	2053	 1084	    82	    421	     386      138
									5.6	 5.4	  7.1	   2.1	    2.6	     2.4     17.0
   INTER-COMMUNITY MEM HOSP-NEWFANE		      10.1     7.8     2293	1377	  566	    61	    147	     129       13
									4.6	 4.4	  6.4	   2.4	    2.6	     2.7      6.5
   MILLARD FILLMORE SUBURBAN HOSP-AMHERST	      10.1     7.8     2290	 289	  549	     2	    756	     690	4
									3.2	 4.0	  5.2	   1.0	    2.4	     2.3      5.0
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		      10.0     7.8     2268	 285	 1879	     2	      1	       0      101
									6.2	 5.4	  6.1	   4.0	    4.0		     10.2
   DEGRAFF MEMORIAL HOSP-NORTH TONAWANDA	       9.1     7.1     2068	1292	  763	     3	      1	       0	9
									6.1	 5.7	  6.8	   1.7	    4.0		      2.1
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       4.9     3.8     1102	  40	   50	   660	    193	     157	2
									5.0	 5.8	  4.4	   4.5	    3.9	     8.8      1.5
   MILLARD FILLMORE HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       3.6     2.8	819	 144	  669	     2	      1	       0	3
									6.4	 4.6	  6.7	   5.5	    1.0		     24.3
   SISTERS OF CHARITY HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       3.2     2.5	716	  62	  244	     0	    211	     189       10
									4.3	 3.6	  6.9		    2.7	     3.1      4.5
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       2.5     1.9	565	 183	  350	    32	      0	       0	0
									7.4	 4.3	  9.4	   2.8
   ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER-BUFFALO		       2.4     1.9	545	 119	  310	     1	      0	       0      115
									8.3	 6.8	  8.7	   1.0			      9.0
   KENMORE MERCY HOSPITAL-KENMORE		       2.0     1.6	453	 200	  249	     0	      2	       0	2
									5.5	 5.2	  5.7		    3.5		      3.0
   MEDINA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-MEDINA		       1.8     1.4	407	 219	  119	     2	     32	      30	5
									5.3	 6.2	  5.6	   1.0	    2.2	     2.4      1.8
   47 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       1.5     1.1	331	  82	  171	     8	     27	      22       21
									5.9	 4.9	  7.2	   8.8	    2.5	     2.4      7.1
 ONEIDA (256200 )				     126.3   100.0    32353    11098	12170	  1516	   3018	    2693     1858
									5.8	 5.4	  7.3	   4.0	    2.7	     2.8      8.8
   ST LUKES MEMORIAL HOSP CTR-NEW HARTFORD	      40.9    32.4    10483	2665	 3062	   531	   1811	    1666      748
									5.6	 5.9	  8.1	   4.6	    2.7	     2.7      8.9
   ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CTR-UTICA		      24.9    19.7     6388	2259	 3194	   180	     12	       0      743
									6.0	 4.7	  6.5	   2.9	    2.4		      8.3
   ROME MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROME			      22.1    17.5     5671	2371	 1625	   316	    717	     621       21
									4.9	 5.0	  7.6	   2.4	    2.4	     2.0      3.2
   FAXTON HOSPITAL-UTICA			      15.9    12.6     4076	2458	 1580	     7	      1	       0       30
									6.8	 6.4	  7.6	   2.0	    1.0		      5.1
   ONEIDA HEALTHCARE CTR-ONEIDA			       6.6     5.2     1689	 605	  523	    92	    243	     223	3
									3.8	 4.4	  4.8	   2.2	    2.4	     2.1      5.3
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       5.1     4.0     1304	 258	  821	   206	      0	       0       19
									7.9	 6.0	  9.4	   4.6			      6.8
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       3.2     2.5	821	  91	  339	   126	    120	      91       54
									6.5	 4.3	  6.0	   7.6	    5.3	    12.4      3.8
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       2.0     1.6	512	  62	  413	    10	     12	      10	5
									5.1	 3.9	  5.0	   9.2	    2.6	     2.6     31.8
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 14
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   78 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.5     4.4     1409	 329	  613	    48	    102	      82      235
									6.5	 4.6	  6.8	   2.5	    2.7	     2.5     12.0
 ONONDAGA (484100 )				     105.7   100.0    51178    15160	18341	  2580	   6751	    5719     2627
									5.5	 5.1	  7.2	   3.4	    2.9	     3.3      9.5
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			      36.2    34.2    17528	4812	 5147	  1112	   3015	    2637      805
									4.8	 5.0	  6.7	   3.0	    3.1	     3.8      4.1
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	      32.6    30.8    15780	4147	 6752	   414	   2124	    1718      625
									5.5	 4.7	  6.9	   3.3	    2.7	     3.2     14.3
   COMMUNITY-GENERAL HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE		      20.3    19.2     9850	3396	 3115	    22	   1497	    1289      531
									5.3	 5.5	  7.1	   2.4	    2.6	     2.4      8.1
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	      13.8    13.1     6690	2354	 2926	   974	     34	       0      402
									7.2	 5.6	  9.1	   3.8	    2.9		     12.2
   102 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	       2.7     2.6     1330	 451	  401	    58	     81	      75      264
									7.2	 5.0	  7.7	   4.8	    2.3	     2.4     13.7
 ONTARIO (99600  )				      96.3   100.0     9594	3071	 3544	   310	   1077	    1017      575
									5.2	 5.1	  6.2	   4.4	    2.8	     2.9      9.5
   F F THOMPSON HOSPITAL-CANANDAIGUA		      36.7    38.1     3658	1474	 1157	    81	    467	     450       29
									4.8	 5.0	  6.3	   4.5	    2.7	     2.5     10.4
   GENEVA GENERAL HOSPITAL-GENEVA		      17.9    18.6     1784	 673	  569	    26	    231	     195       90
									5.5	 6.0	  7.7	   3.2	    2.5	     2.2      3.8
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      13.1    13.6     1304	 212	  588	   181	    146	     118       59
									5.9	 4.4	  6.9	   4.7	    3.7	     5.6     10.5
   CLIFTON SPRINGS HOSP-CLIFTON SPRINGS		      10.4    10.8     1039	 426	  359	     1	      1	       0      252
									6.3	 4.3	  5.7	   2.0	   28.0		     10.3
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       8.4     8.7	833	  84	  529	     9	     93	     113	5
									4.1	 5.1	  4.5	   4.7	    2.6	     2.5      7.6
   GENESEE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       3.7     3.8	366	  50	  132	     2	     76	      89       17
									4.4	 4.9	  5.2	   2.5	    2.7	     2.5     15.3
   HIGHLAND HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       2.5     2.6	251	  56	  112	     1	     44	      38	0
									4.1	 4.0	  5.3	   1.0	    2.7	     2.5
   43 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.6     3.7	359	  96	   98	     9	     19	      14      123
									7.2	 5.9	  5.6	   3.4	    2.6	     4.3     10.7
 ORANGE (348400 )				     113.5   100.0    39551    14374	11415	  2632	   4633	    4072     2425
									5.9	 5.7	  7.9	   4.1	    2.8	     3.2     10.1
   HORTON MEDICAL CENTER-MIDDLETOWN		      26.7    23.5     9305	4062	 2586	   323	   1173	    1062       99
									5.3	 5.6	  7.6	   2.8	    2.6	     2.3      3.6
   ST LUKES HOSPITAL-NEWBURGH			      24.0    21.1     8361	3435	 1786	   970	   1120	     986       64
									4.6	 4.7	  7.4	   2.9	    2.6	     3.3      2.4
   ARDEN HILL HOSPITAL-GOSHEN			      15.9    14.0     5544	2165	 1281	   250	    634	     566      648
									6.9	 5.9	 10.7	   2.6	    2.5	     2.3     12.8
   CORNWALL HOSPITAL-CORNWALL			      10.6     9.3     3679	2041	  986	    15	      4	       0      633
									7.1	 5.9	  8.9	   3.0	    2.3		      8.1
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		       8.4     7.4     2918	 353	 1648	   531	    226	     140       20
									8.2	 6.3	  8.9	   6.6	    6.0	    13.8     16.0
   MERCY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-PORT JERVIS		       5.2     4.6     1806	 702	  351	    97	    142	     109      405
									6.0	 4.9	  8.2	   2.7	    2.5	     2.4      8.7
   GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-SUFFERN		       4.9     4.3     1702	 255	  416	    67	    441	     415      108
									4.5	 4.7	  6.3	   2.5	    2.7	     3.0     11.5
   ST ANTHONY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-WARWICK	       4.1     3.6     1426	 369	  304	    52	    355	     341	5
									4.0	 4.1	  7.5	   2.1	    2.6	     2.4      2.0
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 15
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	       1.9     1.7	674	  86	  443	    92	     25	      23	5
									6.8	 5.0	  6.9	   9.3	    4.4	     5.3      6.6
   125 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      11.9    10.5     4136	 906	 1614	   235	    513	     430      438
									7.1	10.4	  5.9	   7.1	    3.4	     4.2     12.1
 ORLEANS (46100  )				     111.0   100.0     5117	1824	 1873	   183	    552	     491      194
									5.5	 5.3	  6.8	   4.3	    2.6	     3.0      9.7
   MEDINA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-MEDINA		      40.9    36.9     1886	 998	  496	    31	    176	     159       26
									5.0	 5.4	  6.3	   2.4	    2.3	     2.2      2.6
   LAKESIDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BROCKPORT		      28.5    25.7     1316	 548	  400	    20	    182	     160	6
									5.8	 5.2	  9.7	   4.4	    2.5	     2.1      7.0
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      11.0     9.9	509	 100	  277	    74	     24	      21       13
									6.8	 4.9	  7.5	   4.7	    5.3	     8.7     17.1
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       6.5     5.8	298	  22	  215	     5	     26	      28	2
									4.3	 4.7	  4.6	   1.8	    2.9	     2.5      8.0
   LOCKPORT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-LOCKPORT		       3.0     2.7	136	  11	   48	     0	     39	      35	3
									3.2	 3.6	  4.4		    2.4	     2.3      2.0
   PARK RIDGE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       2.8     2.5	130	  31	   82	     0	      3	       1       13
									6.2	 4.8	  6.0		    2.3	     2.0     12.3
   HIGHLAND HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       2.5     2.3	116	   8	   22	     1	     45	      40	0
									2.8	 4.3	  3.3	   3.0	    2.7	     2.4
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       2.4     2.2	112	  14	   96	     0	      0	       0	2
									5.1	 4.6	  4.6				     32.5
   GENESEE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       1.6     1.5	 75	   5	   32	     0	     17	      17	4
									4.4	 9.4	  4.4		    2.5	     2.3     14.8
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       1.5     1.4	 70	   1	    2	    45	     16	       6	0
									8.1	 6.0	  5.5	   5.5	    3.9	    39.5
   GENESEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BATAVIA		       1.5     1.3	 69	  16	   22	     3	     12	      14	2
									4.2	 5.3	  6.5	   1.3	    2.2	     1.9      2.0
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       1.2     1.1	 57	  22	   32	     3	      0	       0	0
									4.5	 2.6	  5.9	   3.0
   MILLARD FILLMORE HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       1.1     1.0	 53	   6	   47	     0	      0	       0	0
									4.3	 3.7	  4.4
   26 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       6.3     5.7	290	  42	  102	     1	     12	      10      123
									8.1	 7.7	  7.1	   1.0	    2.0	     3.6     10.0
 OSWEGO (126300 )				     117.8   100.0    14873	4973	 4857	   833	   1636	    1456     1118
									5.3	 5.2	  7.0	   3.8	    2.7	     2.9      6.3
   OSWEGO HOSPITAL-OSWEGO			      41.1    34.9     5188	1779	  755	   300	    747	     706      901
									4.8	 5.3	  7.8	   2.7	    2.3	     2.2      6.0
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	      21.1    18.0     2670	 494	 1478	    64	    319	     270       45
									5.2	 4.2	  6.2	   5.0	    2.7	     3.3     11.5
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			      18.3    15.5     2307	 528	  871	   156	    381	     314       57
									4.7	 4.6	  5.4	   5.5	    3.2	     4.3      3.5
   A L LEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-FULTON		      16.1    13.6     2028	1499	  491	    23	      0	       0       15
									5.9	 5.2	  8.1	   4.6			      5.1
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	      11.8    10.0     1492	 378	  852	   223	      2	       0       37
									7.5	 6.5	  8.9	   3.6	    2.5		     10.7
   COMMUNITY-GENERAL HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE		       3.7     3.2	473	  65	  162	     0	    122	     103       21
									3.9	 4.8	  5.1		    2.9	     2.3      6.4
   SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER-WATERTOWN		       3.3     2.8	422	 152	  110	    47	     49	      47       17
									4.9	 5.6	  7.0	   3.5	    2.2	     2.4      4.7
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 16
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   53 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       2.3     2.0	293	  78	  138	    20	     16	      16       25
									6.0	 4.9	  6.5	   6.6	    3.5	     2.9      9.2
 OTSEGO (62000  )				     126.3   100.0     7828	3246	 2515	   378	    620	     542      527
									5.2	 4.3	  6.6	   3.5	    2.4	     2.9     10.1
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	      60.7    48.0     3761	1553	 1254	   131	    303	     291      229
									4.2	 3.3	  5.9	   2.4	    2.3	     2.2      7.6
   A O FOX MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ONEONTA		      44.9    35.6     2786	1295	  705	   146	    234	     190      216
									5.6	 4.8	  7.4	   2.4	    2.4	     2.5     13.2
   THE HOSPITAL-SIDNEY				       4.4     3.5	272	 165	   49	    24	     17	      17	0
									3.8	 4.1	  4.6	   2.0	    2.9	     2.5
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       4.2     3.3	258	  34	  132	    38	     34	      19	1
									9.2	 7.6	 10.6	   6.5	    3.1	    18.8      2.0
   WILSON HOSPITAL (UHS)-JOHNSON CITY		       2.8     2.2	175	  20	  127	    13	      9	       6	0
									6.2	 4.5	  6.8	   6.5	    3.3	     2.8
   58 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       9.3     7.4	576	 179	  248	    26	     23	      19       81
									7.6	 9.6	  6.2	  10.2	    2.8	     3.1      9.4
 PUTNAM (90000  )				      92.4   100.0     8314	2504	 2958	   377	    990	     837      648
									6.1	 5.3	  7.6	   5.8	    3.0	     3.5     10.9
   PUTNAM HOSPITAL CENTER-CARMEL		      46.7    50.5     4199	1564	 1291	   109	    452	     353      430
									5.8	 4.8	  7.7	   1.9	    2.5	     2.6     10.8
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		      10.9    11.8	981	 160	  533	   172	     36	      29       51
									8.5	 5.8	  8.9	   6.5	   11.1	    18.9     12.3
   NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSP-MOUNT KISKO	       8.8     9.5	791	 168	  220	    28	    185	     172       18
									4.7	 4.9	  6.7	   3.0	    3.2	     3.3     11.6
   HUDSON VALLEY HOSPITAL CENTER-PEEKSKILL	       5.8     6.3	525	 177	  138	     4	    109	      94	3
									4.2	 4.4	  6.5	   2.5	    2.6	     2.4      2.3
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       5.7     6.1	509	  99	  248	    13	     72	      74	3
									5.3	 3.6	  7.3	   9.0	    2.9	     2.8      2.3
   WHITE PLAINS HOSPITAL CTR-WHITE PLAINS	       1.2     1.3	104	  23	   25	     0	     29	      25	2
									5.8	 6.3	  8.4		    3.1	     5.8      8.5
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	       1.1     1.2	 97	  13	   61	    12	      6	       4	1
									6.5	 5.8	  7.2	   6.7	    3.0	     3.3      3.0
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/A EINSTEIN DIV-BRONX	       0.9     1.0	 85	  34	   30	     0	     11	      10	0
									5.4	 5.0	  8.2		    1.9	     1.9
   84 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		      11.4    12.3     1023	 266	  412	    39	     90	      76      140
									7.7	 9.2	  6.8	  14.7	    2.7	     3.3     11.2
 RENSSELAER (159500 )				     101.3   100.0    16155	5325	 5486	   642	   1769	    1565     1368
									5.6	 5.2	  6.8	   3.5	    2.7	     3.1      9.7
   SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-TROY			      34.5    34.0     5495	1730	 1521	   103	    650	     555      936
									5.5	 4.6	  6.7	   2.5	    2.5	     2.0      9.6
   SETON HLTH SYSTEM/ST MARYS CAMPUS-TROY	      19.9    19.7     3178	1459	 1180	    78	    139	     122      200
									6.1	 5.1	  7.5	   2.1	    2.4	     2.0     11.8
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	      18.9    18.7     3018	 593	 1148	   381	    446	     402       48
									5.7	 4.9	  7.7	   4.1	    3.0	     4.9     11.0
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			      13.1    12.9     2087	 440	  889	    46	    343	     317       52
									4.6	 5.8	  5.2	   2.5	    3.0	     3.5      2.3
   ALBANY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ALBANY		       7.5     7.4     1201	 670	  511	     9	      1	       0       10
									5.2	 4.3	  6.4	   2.2	    2.0		      6.7
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		       1.6     1.6	252	   1	   31	     0	    110	     110	0
									2.5	 3.0	  2.8		    2.4	     2.6
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 17
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   MARY MCCLELLAN HOSPITAL-CAMBRIDGE		       1.5     1.5	243	 148	   18	     3	     43	      31	0
									3.2	 3.4	  6.2	   2.3	    2.3	     1.8
   59 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.3     4.2	681	 284	  188	    22	     37	      28      122
									9.3	12.7	  6.1	   6.7	    2.6	     2.4     10.5
 ROCKLAND (275400 )				     108.1   100.0    29781	9540	 8486	  1640	   4185	    3727     2203
									6.8	 7.8	  8.0	   4.7	    2.8	     3.3     13.5
   NYACK HOSPITAL-NYACK				      49.9    46.1    13736	4790	 3681	   870	   2199	    1949      247
									5.2	 5.2	  7.9	   2.4	    2.7	     3.0     13.3
   GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-SUFFERN		      29.1    26.9     8025	2626	 2160	   162	   1299	    1206      572
									6.0	 5.3	  9.1	   2.9	    2.6	     3.2     11.4
   SUMMIT PARK HOSPITAL-POMONA			       5.1     4.7     1397	 415	    0	     0	      0	       0      982
								       22.2	42.2					     13.7
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		       4.5     4.1     1228	 210	  532	   245	    128	      80       33
									8.4	 7.0	  9.4	   7.4	    7.0	     7.1     16.2
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	       4.4     4.1     1212	 230	  639	   192	     77	      63       11
									7.3	 5.9	  7.6	   8.2	    3.2	     9.8     17.3
   HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL-WEST HAVERSTRAW		       2.4     2.2	662	 638	   23	     0	      0	       0	1
								       18.0	17.5	 28.2				     55.0
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       1.8     1.7	501	  62	  173	    25	    123	     115	3
									4.6	 4.0	  7.1	   6.0	    2.3	     2.2     53.7
   113 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      11.0    10.1     3020	 569	 1278	   146	    359	     314      354
									6.5	 5.6	  5.9	  10.5	    2.6	     2.8     15.6
 ST. LAWRENCE (113000 )				     117.7   100.0    13296	6122	 3584	   550	   1167	     927      946
									4.8	 4.2	  6.3	   3.8	    2.5	     2.5      8.9
   HEPBURN MEDICAL CTR-OGDENSBURG		      40.4    34.3     4565	2030	 1103	   145	    371	     316      600
									5.7	 5.1	  7.4	   2.1	    2.3	     2.3      9.5
   MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-MASSENA		      24.2    20.5     2731	1541	  577	   125	    251	     195       42
									4.1	 4.1	  5.8	   2.4	    2.6	     2.4      3.0
   CANTON-POTSDAM HOSPITAL-POTSDAM		      24.1    20.5     2723	1322	  537	    54	    327	     269      214
									4.0	 3.3	  5.8	   2.7	    2.4	     2.1      8.4
   E J NOBLE HOSPITAL-GOUVERNEUR		       6.1     5.2	686	 515	   65	    37	     58	       7	4
									3.4	 3.5	  4.0	   2.1	    2.2	     2.0      3.5
   SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER-WATERTOWN		       4.5     3.8	509	  67	  255	    45	     50	      49       43
									5.6	 8.3	  5.9	   6.1	    2.9	     2.6      5.5
   CLIFTON-FINE HOSPITAL-STAR LAKE		       3.6     3.1	411	 395	    5	    10	      0	       0	1
									2.8	 2.8	  3.2	   1.8			     20.0
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       3.3     2.8	368	  51	  249	    68	      0	       0	0
									8.2	 6.2	  8.9	   7.1
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       3.2     2.7	358	  26	  239	    30	     37	      24	2
									4.6	 8.5	  3.7	   3.3	    5.4	    10.7      5.0
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       2.2     1.9	250	  15	  216	    13	      2	       2	2
									5.5	 2.7	  5.4	   9.8	    3.0	     2.0     13.5
   ADIRONDACK MEDICAL CENTER-SARANAC LAKE	       1.6     1.4	182	  47	  110	     5	     12	       7	1
									4.3	 4.3	  4.4	   1.8	    4.3	     3.3     13.0
   54 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.5     3.9	513	 113	  228	    18	     59	      58       37
									5.8	 5.5	  6.1	  13.4	    2.5	     2.3     11.8
 SARATOGA (205100 )				      90.2   100.0    18496	5519	 6463	   783	   2429	    2286     1016
									5.3	 5.6	  6.8	   3.5	    2.6	     2.8      7.6
   SARATOGA HOSPITAL-SARATOGA SPRINGS		      28.6    31.7     5868	2159	 1701	   197	    668	     645      498
									5.3	 4.9	  7.9	   2.4	    2.4	     2.1      7.7
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 18
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL-GLENS FALLS		      11.1    12.4     2286	 638	  791	    81	    347	     321      108
									5.0	 5.1	  6.8	   3.3	    2.5	     2.4      8.1
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       9.6    10.6     1966	 323	  802	   330	    266	     225       20
									6.2	 4.9	  9.0	   4.2	    3.1	     4.6      7.1
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			       9.0    10.0     1843	 605	  924	    73	     81	      62       98
									5.0	 4.8	  5.6	   2.5	    2.4	     2.5      7.5
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       7.1     7.8     1446	 218	  725	    22	    210	     202       69
									4.5	 5.5	  5.1	   2.7	    2.8	     4.5      2.4
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		       6.6     7.3     1355	   8	  155	     8	    603	     581	0
									2.8	 2.6	  2.9	   2.3	    2.7	     2.9
   SETON HLTH SYSTEM/ST MARYS CAMPUS-TROY	       6.5     7.2     1332	 663	  526	    19	     40	      40       44
									5.7	 4.2	  7.9	   2.1	    2.7	     2.1      9.8
   SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-TROY			       3.7     4.1	761	 230	  217	    12	     91	      89      122
									4.5	 4.1	  5.2	   2.4	    2.4	     2.0      7.5
   ST CLARES HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       2.8     3.1	570	  33	  331	    13	     98	      95	0
									4.4	 5.9	  5.5	   3.4	    2.5	     2.2
   SUNNYVIEW HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       1.4     1.5	286	 284	    0	     2	      0	       0	0
								       15.1	15.0		  31.0
   ALBANY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ALBANY		       1.3     1.4	263	 107	  153	     1	      0	       0	2
									4.8	 4.1	  5.4	   1.0			      2.0
   60 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       2.5     2.8	520	 251	  138	    25	     25	      26       55
									8.4	 9.8	  7.5	   6.2	    2.2	     2.7     10.3
 SCHENECTADY (149200 )				     128.6   100.0    19189	5008	 8000	   870	   2045	    1824     1442
									5.9	 6.4	  6.8	   3.3	    2.6	     3.2      9.6
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			      52.2    40.5     7781	3045	 3014	   222	    339	     256      905
									6.3	 4.9	  7.4	   2.2	    2.4	     2.2     11.3
   ST CLARES HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		      37.9    29.4     5648	 570	 3535	   278	    632	     577       56
									5.2	 5.3	  6.3	   2.8	    2.5	     2.1      5.3
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	      10.3     8.0     1533	 289	  565	   314	    179	     157       29
									6.2	 4.6	  8.3	   4.2	    3.3	     8.1      8.0
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		      10.1     7.9     1512	   2	  184	     5	    673	     648	0
									2.8	 4.5	  2.9	   1.8	    2.6	     2.9
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       7.3     5.6     1082	 177	  412	    28	    185	     158      122
									4.7	 5.3	  5.6	   5.3	    2.9	     5.5      2.6
   SUNNYVIEW HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       4.9     3.8	733	 732	    0	     1	      0	       0	0
								       14.6	14.7		  11.0
   77 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       6.0     4.7	900	 193	  290	    22	     37	      28      330
									6.7	 6.0	  6.2	   3.2	    2.7	     2.3      8.6
 SCHOHARIE (34700  )				      90.3   100.0     3133	1159	 1031	   127	    315	     279      222
									5.3	 4.8	  6.6	   3.3	    2.5	     3.0      9.7
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	      31.2    34.5     1081	 250	  409	    47	    134	     120      121
									4.5	 3.9	  5.7	   3.5	    2.2	     2.1      7.1
   BASSETT HOSP OF SCHOHARIE CO-COBLESKILL	      17.2    19.1	598	 531	   62	     0	      0	       0	5
									4.0	 3.9	  5.6				      3.4
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			      10.4    11.5	361	 117	  162	     5	     26	      23       28
									6.0	 5.2	  7.5	   3.4	    2.2	     2.0      7.7
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       9.6    10.6	332	  56	  154	    60	     32	      23	7
									7.3	 5.5	  9.8	   3.4	    3.6	     8.7     13.3
   BELLEVUE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL-NISKAYUNA		       4.3     4.8	149	   3	   16	     0	     66	      64	0
									3.1	 2.7	  2.4		    2.7	     3.8
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 19
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   A O FOX MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ONEONTA		       4.1     4.5	141	  51	   33	     7	     16	      16       18
									5.5	 3.2	  7.3	   2.3	    2.3	     2.2     15.9
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       3.8     4.2	131	  26	   80	     2	      9	      10	4
									4.9	 6.3	  4.9	   1.5	    3.6	     2.6      5.0
   ST CLARES HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       2.8     3.1	 97	   7	   64	     3	     14	       8	1
									7.1	 3.4	  4.9	   1.7	    2.5	     1.9    299.0
   ST MARYS HOSPITAL-AMSTERDAM			       2.0     2.3	 71	   9	   10	     0	     14	      13       25
									5.2	 2.4	  5.7		    2.3	     2.2      9.2
   SUNNYVIEW HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY		       1.8     1.9	 61	  61	    0	     0	      0	       0	0
								       15.9	15.9
   36 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.2     3.5	111	  48	   41	     3	      4	       2       13
									6.8	 5.6	  7.8	   3.3	    1.8	     2.0     11.3
 SCHUYLER (20100  )				     103.1   100.0     2073	 857	  657	   113	    175	     147      124
									5.0	 4.4	  6.2	   4.1	    2.4	     2.9      8.8
   SCHUYLER HOSPITAL-MONTOUR FALLS		      51.0    49.4     1025	 575	  225	    53	     91	      69       12
									4.2	 4.1	  6.0	   2.7	    2.3	     2.1      3.5
   ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER-ELMIRA		      23.9    23.2	481	 104	  246	    17	     57	      56	1
									5.6	 4.7	  6.8	   8.2	    2.6	     4.3      2.0
   CAYUGA MEDICAL CTR AT ITHACA-ITHACA		       7.3     7.1	147	  60	   39	     4	     15	      14       15
									4.8	 4.1	  5.8	   2.3	    2.7	     2.5     10.1
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-ELMIRA			       6.6     6.4	132	  40	   39	     0	      0	       0       53
									7.9	 8.6	  5.7				      9.0
   CORNING HOSPITAL-CORNING			       6.4     6.2	129	  53	   48	    16	      6	       5	1
									4.8	 6.0	  4.8	   2.4	    1.8	     1.6      8.0
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       2.7     2.7	 55	   9	   32	    13	      0	       0	1
									6.7	 2.1	  7.7	   6.9			     15.0
   ST JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL-HORNELL		       1.3     1.3	 26	   0	    1	     0	      0	       0       25
								       11.7		  3.0				     12.0
   26 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.9     3.8	 78	  16	   27	    10	      6	       3       16
									3.9	 2.2	  4.0	   4.5	    2.5	     1.3      6.3
 SENECA (35100  )				      92.8   100.0     3259	1160	 1187	    97	    341	     296      178
									5.3	 4.9	  6.5	   4.4	    2.5	     3.0      9.6
   GENEVA GENERAL HOSPITAL-GENEVA		      52.7    56.8     1851	 747	  607	    35	    232	     205       25
									5.1	 5.3	  7.0	   2.7	    2.4	     2.2      3.7
   CAYUGA MEDICAL CTR AT ITHACA-ITHACA		      11.3    12.2	398	 200	  102	    11	     29	      25       31
									5.2	 4.4	  6.8	   2.4	    2.1	     2.1     11.5
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       7.3     7.9	256	  37	  144	    39	     17	      13	6
									7.7	 6.2	  7.5	   7.0	    5.2	    17.9     10.8
   CLIFTON SPRINGS HOSP-CLIFTON SPRINGS		       5.8     6.3	205	  79	   80	     0	      0	       0       46
									6.0	 4.1	  5.0				     11.1
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       4.6     4.9	160	  11	  143	     0	      3	       3	0
									3.7	 4.5	  3.7		    2.0	     1.7
   AUBURN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-AUBURN		       1.8     1.9	 62	  21	   25	     3	      6	       6	1
									3.5	 3.4	  4.3	   3.3	    2.0	     2.2      1.0
   F F THOMPSON HOSPITAL-CANANDAIGUA		       1.6     1.7	 57	   9	   14	     1	     17	      16	0
									3.5	 4.2	  5.5	   2.0	    2.5	     2.4
   NEWARK-WAYNE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-NEWARK	       1.1     1.2	 39	   3	    2	     0	      4	       3       27
								       10.1	 2.7	 11.5		    1.8	     1.7     13.0
   SCHUYLER HOSPITAL-MONTOUR FALLS		       1.0     1.1	 35	  16	    3	     5	      7	       4	0
									3.0	 3.4	  5.0	   2.8	    2.0	     1.8
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 20
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   31 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.6     6.0	196	  37	   67	     3	     26	      21       42
									5.7	 4.2	  7.6	   2.3	    2.3	     2.9      7.8
 STEUBEN (102000 )				     136.6   100.0    13930	5840	 3916	   687	   1228	    1142     1117
									4.8	 4.6	  5.9	   3.1	    2.5	     2.9      7.7
   CORNING HOSPITAL-CORNING			      49.4    36.1     5035	2575	 1270	   323	    392	     383       92
									4.4	 4.7	  5.5	   2.7	    2.2	     2.1      3.9
   ST JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL-HORNELL		      31.4    23.0     3203	1217	  588	   121	    326	     284      667
									4.9	 4.1	  5.6	   2.9	    2.8	     2.4      8.1
   IRA DAVENPORT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BATH		      18.4    13.5     1880	1180	  279	    49	    152	     140       80
									3.7	 3.8	  5.1	   2.1	    2.3	     2.1      2.4
   ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER-ELMIRA		      11.7     8.6     1197	 182	  578	    68	    187	     179	3
									5.5	 6.1	  6.3	   4.1	    2.6	     5.6      4.7
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       9.1     6.6	925	 176	  614	    80	     24	      20       11
									6.4	 4.4	  7.1	   4.8	    5.0	     9.2      8.9
   N H NOYES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-DANSVILLE	       6.0     4.4	614	 253	  178	    16	     86	      78	3
									3.6	 3.6	  4.9	   3.5	    2.5	     2.1      2.7
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-ELMIRA			       3.6     2.6	368	 113	   81	     3	      1	       0      170
								       10.8	11.7	 10.1	   1.3	   15.0		     10.8
   51 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       6.9     5.1	708	 144	  328	    27	     60	      58       91
									5.4	 5.7	  5.8	   3.8	    2.4	     2.1      7.7
 SUFFOLK (1374900)				     119.3   100.0   164079    55456	51938	  7733	  21285	   18639     9028
									6.1	 5.9	  8.0	   3.9	    2.9	     3.6     10.5
   UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-STONY BROOK		      18.3    15.3    25142	6674	 7969	  2482	   3720	    3330      967
									5.6	 4.0	  7.5	   4.2	    3.1	     5.4     14.0
   GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-WEST ISLIP		      18.0    15.1    24765	8585	 6747	  1879	   4013	    3417      124
									5.4	 5.5	  8.1	   3.1	    3.1	     4.1      6.5
   SOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL-BAY SHORE			      11.9    10.0    16370	5542	 3433	   646	   2521	    2112     2116
									6.2	 6.9	  9.5	   2.9	    2.7	     3.0      7.7
   HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL-HUNTINGTON		      10.2     8.5    14004	5230	 3865	   360	   2108	    1940      501
									5.6	 5.2	  8.5	   2.4	    2.8	     2.8     12.4
   BROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-PATCHOGUE	       9.2     7.7    12708	5867	 3704	   380	   1023	     883      851
									6.6	 5.5	 10.2	   3.7	    2.7	     2.4      8.7
   ST CHARLES HOSPITAL-PORT JEFFERSON		       8.2     6.9    11273	3736	 2106	   386	   2400	    2125      520
									7.7	12.4	  8.1	   5.8	    2.6	     2.6     18.4
   ST JOHNS EPIS HOSP/SMTHTWN DIV-SMITHTOWN	       7.4     6.2    10128	3442	 2866	    49	   1560	    1521      690
									5.9	 5.3	  8.4	   2.6	    2.7	     2.5     12.8
   J T MATHER MEMORIAL HOSP-PORT JEFFERSON	       7.1     6.0     9828	5435	 3364	    23	     20	       0      986
									7.4	 5.8	  9.2	   2.3	    2.7		      9.8
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP-MANHASSET			       4.2     3.5     5780	 722	 3191	   511	    698	     615       43
									5.4	 4.2	  5.9	   6.6	    3.4	     5.0     11.4
   CENTRAL SUFFOLK HOSPITAL-RIVERHEAD		       3.0     2.5     4145	2166	 1519	    78	    257	      81       44
									5.5	 5.0	  7.1	   2.1	    2.8	     2.6      4.9
   WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MINEOLA		       2.8     2.3     3846	 322	 1681	   235	    838	     760       10
									5.5	 4.6	  7.4	   3.1	    3.6	     4.5      6.2
   BRUNSWICK HOSPITAL CENTER-AMITYVILLE		       2.3     2.0     3204	2060	  974	    21	      6	       0      143
									7.4	 5.7	 11.7	   3.3	    1.7		      4.6
   ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL-ROSLYN			       2.3     1.9     3145	 221	 2901	    21	      0	       0	2
									6.8	 4.0	  7.0	   2.8			     11.0
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP AT PLAINVIEW-PLAINVIEW	       2.2     1.9     3083	 935	  724	     9	    651	     573      191
									4.4	 4.4	  7.4	   2.1	    2.7	     2.7      4.6
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 21
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL-SOUTHAMPTON		       2.2     1.9     3063	1147	  784	    76	    528	     478       50
									4.6	 5.1	  6.3	   2.3	    2.7	     2.5      7.3
   163 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	       9.9     8.3    13595	3372	 6110	   577	    942	     804     1790
									6.5	 5.7	  6.7	   4.5	    3.0	     4.1     10.8
 SULLIVAN (70000  )				     134.9   100.0     9441	3771	 2905	   476	    810	     710      769
									5.8	 5.3	  7.6	   4.3	    2.7	     3.1      8.9
   COMM GEN HOSP OF SULLIVAN CO-HARRIS		      70.0    51.9     4902	2185	 1109	   251	    421	     381      555
									5.4	 5.3	  7.2	   2.5	    2.5	     2.3      7.9
   HORTON MEDICAL CENTER-MIDDLETOWN		      19.0    14.1     1330	 435	  397	    24	    240	     224       10
									4.8	 5.7	  6.9	   2.2	    2.6	     2.3      3.3
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		       8.7     6.5	609	  85	  362	   108	     29	      16	9
								       10.1	 5.7	 12.0	   7.5	    7.9	    10.9     11.6
   COMM GEN HOSP OF SULLIVAN CO-CALLICOON	       6.5     4.8	455	 422	   31	     0	      0	       0	2
									3.5	 3.4	  4.7				      6.0
   MERCY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-PORT JERVIS		       4.5     3.3	313	 148	   82	    11	     15	      13       44
									5.9	 4.5	  7.4	   2.2	    2.7	     2.3     11.3
   ARDEN HILL HOSPITAL-GOSHEN			       2.6     1.9	184	  67	   46	     5	     27	      22       17
									5.3	 4.4	  8.0	   2.4	    2.3	     2.4     11.2
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       2.4     1.8	168	  29	   76	    31	     20	      12	0
									8.3	 4.1	  7.2	   6.9	    3.9	    35.8
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	       1.7     1.3	121	  21	   91	     5	      2	       2	0
									7.3	 6.9	  7.8	   4.6	    2.0	     1.5
   ELLENVILLE COMMUNITY HOSP-ELLENVILLE		       1.7     1.2	118	  82	    9	     1	      0	       0       26
									3.7	 3.3	  5.6	   2.0			      4.5
   MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSP-COOPERSTOWN	       1.6     1.2	114	  36	   75	     1	      0	       0	2
									5.3	 3.7	  6.2	   2.0			      2.0
   DELAWARE VALLEY HOSPITAL-WALTON		       1.4     1.0	 98	  22	   15	     6	     24	      15       16
									5.8	 3.4	  3.1	   1.8	    2.2	     2.1     22.3
   101 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      14.7    10.9     1029	 239	  612	    33	     32	      25       88
									7.4	 9.0	  6.4	   8.5	    2.5	     2.2     13.1
 TIOGA (54400  )				      52.6   100.0     2862	 788	  914	   190	    397	     370      203
									5.3	 4.4	  6.4	   3.5	    2.5	     4.8     12.4
   WILSON HOSPITAL (UHS)-JOHNSON CITY		      24.4    46.3     1326	 322	  461	   103	    230	     203	7
									4.4	 4.2	  6.1	   2.6	    2.6	     4.1      6.1
   OUR LADY OF LOURDES MEM HOSP-BINGHAMTON	      11.9    22.6	648	 231	  215	    23	     88	      87	4
									5.0	 4.7	  7.6	   2.3	    2.4	     2.2     18.3
   CAYUGA MEDICAL CTR AT ITHACA-ITHACA		       6.2    11.8	339	 132	   70	    19	     48	      44       26
									3.5	 3.7	  4.1	   2.6	    2.4	     2.1      6.4
   BINGHAMTON GEN HOSP (UHS)-BINGHAMTON		       4.3     8.1	233	  54	   51	     0	      0	       0      128
								       10.3	 7.3	  6.6				     13.1
   ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER-ELMIRA		       1.5     2.8	 81	  10	   25	     5	     20	      21	0
									7.0	 4.3	  4.6	  13.8	    2.6	    13.6
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       0.9     1.7	 49	   4	   25	    20	      0	       0	0
									8.0	 5.8	  9.3	   6.9
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-ELMIRA			       0.8     1.5	 42	  11	   13	     0	      0	       0       18
								       10.6	 5.4	  9.8				     14.4
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       0.6     1.2	 35	   3	    6	    15	      4	       7	0
								       12.4	 3.0	  2.2	   3.3	    3.0	    50.3
   30 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       2.0     3.8	109	  21	   48	     5	      7	       8       20
									6.5	 2.9	  5.6	   8.6	    2.0	     1.6     15.6
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 22
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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 TOMPKINS (102800 )				      85.3   100.0     8771	3327	 2272	   473	    958	     888      853
									5.1	 4.5	  6.2	   3.2	    2.6	     3.2     10.0
   CAYUGA MEDICAL CTR AT ITHACA-ITHACA		      66.9    78.5     6882	2938	 1569	   315	    757	     718      585
									4.6	 4.4	  6.3	   2.2	    2.3	     2.2      8.5
   CORTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CORTLAND		       5.6     6.5	572	 232	  125	    37	     73	      70       35
									4.8	 4.8	  6.8	   2.9	    2.9	     2.3      8.5
   CROUSE HOSPITAL-SYRACUSE			       3.6     4.3	373	  38	  180	    48	     56	      35       16
									4.9	 5.4	  3.4	   5.0	    4.1	    13.3      4.2
   UNIVERSITY HOSP/SUNY HLTH CTR-SYRACUSE	       1.8     2.1	187	  34	  107	    42	      0	       0	4
									7.8	 7.3	  9.5	   3.4			     14.5
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       1.3     1.5	131	  15	   97	     8	      4	       3	4
									6.5	 5.3	  6.7	   7.3	    3.0	     4.3     10.0
   ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER-ELMIRA		       1.1     1.3	117	  11	   23	    16	     34	      31	2
									9.1	 4.2	  5.8	  16.1	    4.1	    15.6      3.5
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-ELMIRA			       1.1     1.3	114	   3	   10	     0	      0	       0      101
								       13.4	11.3	  7.9				     14.0
   50 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.8     4.5	395	  56	  161	     7	     34	      31      106
									7.6	 4.5	  5.4	   3.0	    3.2	     2.8     15.7
 ULSTER (168100 )				     117.3   100.0    19719	7655	 6266	   707	   1710	    1438     1943
									6.3	 5.5	  8.0	   3.4	    2.8	     3.1     10.1
   BENEDICTINE HOSPITAL-KINGSTON		      39.3    33.5     6609	2391	 1457	   167	    777	     706     1111
									6.3	 5.5	  8.7	   2.5	    2.6	     2.2     10.8
   KINGSTON HOSPITAL-KINGSTON			      25.6    21.9     4309	2109	 1338	    48	    222	     188      404
									6.0	 5.0	  8.2	   2.2	    2.7	     2.4      7.3
   VASSAR BROTHERS HOSPITAL-POUGHKEEPSIE	       9.6     8.2     1614	 541	  503	   121	    286	     156	7
									5.4	 5.8	  7.3	   3.7	    3.1	     3.9      4.1
   ST LUKES HOSPITAL-NEWBURGH			       7.5     6.4     1259	 622	  305	    82	    123	     118	9
									4.8	 4.7	  7.3	   2.3	    2.5	     2.9      4.1
   ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL-POUGHKEEPSIE		       7.1     6.1     1201	 544	  527	    13	      2	       0      115
									7.3	 6.3	  6.8	   2.5	    3.0		     14.9
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       6.0     5.1     1007	 152	  662	   130	     31	      25	7
									7.5	 5.3	  8.3	   4.4	    4.0	    19.5      6.0
   ELLENVILLE COMMUNITY HOSP-ELLENVILLE		       4.0     3.4	666	 508	   61	    10	      2	       0       85
									4.5	 4.3	  7.2	   2.9	    1.5		      3.8
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		       3.4     2.9	573	  94	  347	    81	      8	      11       32
								       10.4	 4.8	 12.6	   5.0	    8.6	    26.3     11.1
   NORTHERN DUTCHESS HOSPITAL-RHINEBECK		       2.5     2.2	428	 110	   61	     2	    130	     125	0
									5.4	11.7	  6.3	   1.5	    2.5	     2.4
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       2.3     1.9	382	  37	  330	     0	      8	       5	2
									6.0	 6.8	  5.6		    6.6	    28.0      2.0
   HORTON MEDICAL CENTER-MIDDLETOWN		       2.3     1.9	382	 153	  111	    14	     56	      48	0
									5.2	 6.8	  6.0	   2.2	    2.4	     2.3
   CORNWALL HOSPITAL-CORNWALL			       1.3     1.1	218	 120	   67	     1	      0	       0       30
									5.8	 5.0	  7.1	   1.0			      6.5
   91 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       6.4     5.4     1071	 274	  497	    38	     65	      56      141
									7.4	 8.2	  6.3	   4.7	    2.6	     2.7     14.5
 WARREN (63700  )				     116.5   100.0     7418	2551	 2693	   271	    697	     644      562
									5.5	 5.5	  6.8	   3.2	    2.5	     2.7      8.0
   GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL-GLENS FALLS		     100.2    86.0     6381	2309	 2118	   228	    654	     606      466
									5.3	 5.2	  6.8	   2.7	    2.4	     2.4      7.9
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 23
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       7.2     6.2	458	  34	  363	    40	     13	       7	1
									6.7	 6.3	  6.8	   5.6	    4.8	    14.1      6.0
   SARATOGA HOSPITAL-SARATOGA SPRINGS		       1.7     1.5	108	  25	   39	     2	     18	      19	5
									4.3	 4.0	  6.0	   4.5	    2.6	     2.2      7.4
   ELLIS HOSPITAL-SCHENECTADY			       1.4     1.2	 86	   8	   56	     0	      0	       0       22
									6.2	 2.4	  5.3				     10.0
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       1.2     1.0	 75	  10	   46	     0	      4	       4       11
									6.4	 5.7	  4.7		    9.8	    35.0      2.5
   46 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.9     4.2	310	 165	   71	     1	      8	       8       57
									9.0	10.3	  7.0	  17.0	    2.6	     3.9      9.3
 WASHINGTON (62300  )				     109.7   100.0     6832	2431	 2488	   293	    646	     593      381
									5.4	 4.9	  7.3	   3.4	    2.5	     2.7      7.8
   GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL-GLENS FALLS		      74.7    68.1     4655	1538	 1699	   182	    480	     436      320
									5.5	 5.1	  7.4	   3.3	    2.4	     2.4      7.8
   MARY MCCLELLAN HOSPITAL-CAMBRIDGE		      16.3    14.9     1015	 639	  125	    29	    110	     105	7
									3.5	 3.6	  5.2	   2.2	    2.3	     2.0      5.9
   ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL-ALBANY	       9.1     8.3	566	  64	  392	    72	     19	      18	1
									7.9	 6.3	  8.7	   4.1	    6.0	    13.7     13.0
   SARATOGA HOSPITAL-SARATOGA SPRINGS		       3.2     2.9	197	  64	   73	     6	     22	      23	9
									4.2	 3.8	  5.9	   2.3	    2.5	     2.3      3.1
   ST PETERS HOSPITAL-ALBANY			       2.1     1.9	128	  13	  100	     0	      6	       4	5
									5.6	 7.6	  5.3		    9.0	     6.3      3.0
   39 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       4.3     4.0	271	 113	   99	     4	      9	       7       39
									7.5	 9.5	  4.9	   8.0	    2.4	     2.4     10.3
 WAYNE (92800  )				      85.0   100.0     7886	2141	 2895	   305	   1128	    1028      389
									5.2	 5.0	  6.6	   6.1	    2.7	     2.7      9.4
   NEWARK-WAYNE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-NEWARK	      18.9    22.2     1750	 648	  509	    46	    221	     199      127
									5.4	 5.2	  7.7	   3.2	    2.2	     2.1      9.1
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      17.3    20.4     1607	 318	  895	    30	    191	     159       14
									5.2	 5.5	  6.1	   3.9	    2.8	     2.6      7.9
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		      11.8    13.9     1099	 168	  426	   174	    158	     144       29
									6.4	 4.2	  7.4	   7.8	    3.4	     5.3     16.0
   GENESEE HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       8.2     9.7	762	 130	  218	     7	    191	     191       25
									3.9	 4.5	  5.3	   2.6	    2.7	     2.3     10.8
   CLIFTON SPRINGS HOSP-CLIFTON SPRINGS		       7.7     9.0	713	 326	  302	     0	      0	       0       85
									5.5	 4.3	  5.4				     10.4
   MYERS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-SODUS		       7.2     8.5	670	 275	  169	    16	    108	      99	3
									4.5	 4.8	  6.6	   2.3	    2.6	     2.3      6.3
   HIGHLAND HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER			       4.1     4.8	378	  71	  122	     0	     91	      93	1
									3.5	 3.5	  5.4		    2.5	     2.2      2.0
   GENEVA GENERAL HOSPITAL-GENEVA		       3.6     4.3	337	  72	   80	     6	     75	      61       43
									5.1	 7.2	  8.5	   3.3	    2.4	     2.4      3.8
   F F THOMPSON HOSPITAL-CANANDAIGUA		       2.7     3.2	254	  56	   70	     5	     63	      60	0
									3.9	 4.8	  5.7	   4.4	    2.6	     2.4
   41 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       3.4     4.0	316	  77	  104	    21	     30	      22       62
									7.0	 6.3	  7.9	   7.6	    2.8	     2.3      9.8
 WESTCHESTER (914100 )				     126.9   100.0   115994    39119	35847	  5424	  13436	   11884    10284
									6.4	 5.8	  8.0	   4.3	    2.9	     3.6     12.5
   WESTCHESTER COUNTY MED CTR-VALHALLA		      13.8    10.9    12660	2456	 5452	  1454	    959	     684     1655
									8.9	 5.9	  9.4	   5.8	    4.7	     9.3     16.5
 TABLE 11 - 1999 SPARCS - DISCHARGE RATE / DISCHARGES / AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY BY
			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 24
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   WHITE PLAINS HOSPITAL CTR-WHITE PLAINS	      11.8     9.3    10805	4275	 2938	   303	   1496	    1380      413
									5.8	 5.1	  8.5	   3.3	    2.8	     3.5     13.2
   ST JOHNS RIVERSIDE HOSPITAL-YONKERS		      11.7     9.2    10714	4120	 2650	   450	   1801	    1643       50
									5.4	 5.4	  9.3	   2.8	    2.7	     2.6      8.4
   SOUND SHORE MED CTR OF WESTCHESTER-NEW ROCH	      11.1     8.7    10102	3609	 2703	   686	   1551	    1367      186
									5.3	 5.2	  8.1	   2.7	    3.0	     3.7      4.7
   LAWRENCE HOSPITAL-BRONXVILLE			       8.8     6.9     8045	3483	 2206	   196	   1106	     998       56
									5.8	 5.5	  9.1	   2.6	    3.0	     3.2      6.5
   PHELPS MEM HOSP ASSN-NORTH TARRYTOWN		       8.5     6.7     7749	3206	 2112	   286	    911	     804      430
									5.4	 5.3	  6.7	   2.4	    2.6	     2.4     12.7
   NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSP-MOUNT KISKO	       7.6     6.0     6937	2270	 1813	   290	   1188	    1124      252
									5.2	 4.7	  8.0	   2.3	    2.9	     3.1     14.3
   UNITED HOSPITAL MED CTR-PORT CHESTER		       5.8     4.6     5342	1929	 1246	   124	    764	     705      574
									5.1	 5.0	  6.9	   3.6	    2.7	     2.7      8.0
   HUDSON VALLEY HOSPITAL CENTER-PEEKSKILL	       5.3     4.2     4846	1816	 1405	    96	    831	     679       19
									4.4	 4.4	  6.9	   2.2	    2.4	     2.2      2.9
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-YONKERS			       5.1     4.0     4685	2140	 1486	   342	     36	       0      681
									7.1	 4.9	  8.6	   2.6	    1.9		     13.3
   ST AGNES HOSPITAL-WHITE PLAINS		       5.1     4.0     4670	1420	 1309	   253	    657	     562      469
									4.9	 4.8	  7.2	   3.6	    2.9	     3.2      4.5
   MOUNT VERNON HOSPITAL-MOUNT VERNON		       3.7     2.9     3367	1641	  921	     0	     71	      42      692
									8.0	 5.9	 11.8		    2.7	     2.8      8.5
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/MOSES DIV-BRONX		       2.4     1.9     2155	 512	 1386	   222	      1	       0       34
									5.8	 4.9	  6.3	   4.4	    4.0		      8.1
   YONKERS GENERAL HOSPITAL-YONKERS		       2.2     1.8     2031	 863	  281	     4	      6	       0      877
									7.4	 5.6	 12.8	   1.5	    2.5		      7.6
   ST VINCENTS HOSP/WESTCHESTER-HARRISON	       2.2     1.7     2005	   0	    0	     0	      0	       0     2005
								       14.3						     14.3
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	       2.1     1.6     1906	 320	 1109	   186	    140	     120       31
									6.5	 6.0	  7.0	   5.2	    3.4	     8.5      8.2
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       1.8     1.4     1648	 250	  726	    82	    288	     277       25
									5.5	 5.3	  7.5	   3.0	    2.8	     3.6     11.5
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/A EINSTEIN DIV-BRONX	       1.8     1.4     1609	 214	  516	     4	    453	     422	0
									4.2	 5.6	  5.3	   2.5	    2.8	     3.6
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@NEW YORK	       1.7     1.4     1570	 137	  837	    70	    244	     261       21
									5.1	 4.9	  5.4	   8.4	    3.4	     4.4     13.4
   COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-DOBBS FERRY		       1.4     1.1     1289	 822	  424	    20	      5	       0       18
									4.9	 4.0	  6.7	   1.6	    1.4		      2.4
   LENOX HILL HOSPITAL-NEW YORK			       1.4     1.1     1250	 161	  565	    16	    253	     241       14
									4.7	 5.4	  5.8	   3.4	    2.9	     3.3     13.4
   143 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      11.6     9.1    10609	3475	 3762	   340	    675	     575     1782
									9.6	12.1	  6.8	   9.8	    2.9	     3.9     14.8
 WYOMING (44600  )				     105.2   100.0     4691	1644	 1729	   202	    432	     406      278
									5.8	 5.4	  7.2	   4.3	    2.5	     2.6     10.0
   WYOMING COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSP-WARSAW		      57.1    54.3     2546	1081	  744	    49	    247	     234      191
									6.2	 5.6	  9.0	   4.0	    2.4	     2.2      9.3
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       8.1     7.7	361	  77	  193	    37	     24	      17       13
									6.6	 6.0	  7.5	   4.5	    5.0	     4.4      9.9
   GENESEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BATAVIA		       6.5     6.2	289	 117	  106	    16	     25	      25	0
									5.0	 5.5	  6.2	   2.9	    2.0	     2.1
   BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       5.9     5.6	262	  46	  207	     0	      0	       0	9
									5.5	 4.2	  5.7				      7.6
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 25
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   BERTRAND CHAFFEE HOSPITAL-SPRINGVILLE	       5.0     4.7	221	 136	   32	     7	     23	      22	1
									3.3	 3.7	  4.0	   2.0	    2.2	     2.0      3.0
   MERCY HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       3.5     3.4	158	  26	   52	     1	     42	      37	0
									3.3	 4.4	  4.6	   1.0	    2.1	     2.0
   SISTERS OF CHARITY HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       2.5     2.4	111	  10	   38	     0	     31	      32	0
									3.6	 2.9	  3.8		    2.5	     4.6
   CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-BUFFALO			       2.3     2.2	101	   5	    5	    81	      5	       5	0
									5.3	 4.0	  2.4	   5.2	    4.2	    11.6
   MILLARD FILLMORE HOSPITAL-BUFFALO		       2.0     1.9	 89	   9	   80	     0	      0	       0	0
									5.1	 4.9	  5.1
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO		       1.4     1.3	 63	  20	   34	     9	      0	       0	0
									4.6	 4.5	  5.6	   1.3
   MILLARD FILLMORE SUBURBAN HOSP-AMHERST	       1.4     1.3	 63	  10	   20	     0	     17	      16	0
									3.5	 3.7	  5.1		    2.5	     2.3
   ST JEROME HOSPITAL-BATAVIA			       1.3     1.3	 59	  28	   18	     0	      0	       0       13
									6.8	 6.0	  7.2				      7.9
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       1.3     1.2	 57	   4	   48	     0	      3	       1	1
									4.2	 2.8	  3.5		    1.7	     2.0     55.0
   ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER-BUFFALO		       1.2     1.2	 54	  16	   26	     0	      0	       0       12
								       10.9	 9.1	  9.8				     15.5
   36 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.8     5.5	257	  59	  126	     2	     15	      17       38
									5.7	 5.4	  4.8	   8.0	    2.6	     2.5     11.9
 YATES (24900  )				     106.5   100.0     2652	1001	  887	   101	    243	     221      199
									4.9	 4.5	  6.3	   3.7	    2.6	     2.5      7.3
   SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEM HOSP-PENN YAN	      44.7    42.0     1113	 674	  274	    19	      0	       0      146
									5.1	 4.3	  6.2	   2.3			      7.0
   GENEVA GENERAL HOSPITAL-GENEVA		      16.4    15.4	409	  59	  120	     4	    117	      99       10
									3.6	 5.9	  4.7	   4.0	    2.5	     2.2      5.1
   F F THOMPSON HOSPITAL-CANANDAIGUA		      15.3    14.4	381	 102	  119	    14	     73	      71	2
									4.5	 5.1	  6.4	   3.8	    2.6	     2.3      5.5
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       8.8     8.3	219	  43	  122	    37	      4	       5	8
									7.8	 3.7	 10.1	   4.5	    4.8	    15.0      8.4
   SCHUYLER HOSPITAL-MONTOUR FALLS		       6.1     5.7	152	  56	   18	    21	     29	      27	1
									3.4	 4.1	  5.3	   3.1	    2.9	     1.8      4.0
   ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER		       4.7     4.4	118	   8	  105	     1	      2	       2	0
									4.4	 7.8	  4.2	   1.0	    5.0	     5.0
   ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER-ELMIRA		       3.0     2.8	 75	  15	   45	     1	      7	       6	1
									6.0	 3.5	  7.9	   5.0	    2.1	     2.8      1.0
   CLIFTON SPRINGS HOSP-CLIFTON SPRINGS		       2.2     2.1	 56	  15	   29	     0	      0	       0       12
									6.6	 4.0	  5.2				     13.0
   24 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0		       5.2     4.9	129	  29	   55	     4	     11	      11       19
									5.2	 6.2	  5.2	   6.0	    2.5	     2.1      7.2
 BRONX (1233100)				     167.4   100.0   206428    71794	51282	 15564	  25244	   19682    22862
									6.7	 6.0	  9.4	   4.6	    2.9	     4.4     10.4
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/MOSES DIV-BRONX		      20.2    12.1    24915    11595	 8816	  3477	    154	       0      873
									6.3	 5.2	  8.2	   4.5	    2.2		      9.8
   BRONX-LEBANON HOSP/CONCOURSE DIV-BRONX	      16.3     9.7    20120	7521	 4406	  1993	   3416	    2535      249
									5.5	 4.8	  9.9	   3.6	    2.7	     5.3      5.7
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/A EINSTEIN DIV-BRONX	      15.5     9.3    19120	5110	 5689	    28	   4391	    3859       43
									5.5	 6.0	  8.0	   9.2	    2.9	     4.0      5.1
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 26
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   JACOBI MEDICAL CENTER-BRONX			      15.2     9.1    18742	5777	 3914	  2502	   2487	    1743     2319
									7.2	 5.7	  9.8	   3.7	    2.8	     5.4     16.3
   LINCOLN MED & MENTAL HEALTH CTR-BRONX	      14.6     8.7    17942	6729	 2933	  2310	   3240	    2091      639
									5.0	 3.7	  9.8	   2.7	    3.1	     4.6     15.9
   OUR LADY OF MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-BRONX	      12.2     7.3    15033	5165	 3440	  1109	   2538	    2109      672
									7.2	 6.4	 12.0	   3.6	    3.2	     5.2     16.7
   ST BARNABAS HOSPITAL-BRONX			      11.6     6.9    14337	7193	 2890	    39	    113	       1     4101
									7.0	 5.4	 11.7	   2.8	    6.9	     2.0      6.6
   NORTH CENTRAL BRONX HOSPITAL-BRONX		       6.9     4.1     8513	2168	  975	   144	   2530	    2013      683
									6.6	 7.3	 12.4	   3.8	    2.6	     3.2     21.4
   WESTCHESTER SQUARE MED CTR-BRONX		       5.1     3.0     6290	3632	 2629	     2	     12	       0       15
									7.7	 6.0	 10.0	   1.0	    1.9		      5.5
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	       4.5     2.7     5603	1289	 1549	  1035	    780	     675      275
									6.9	 6.4	 10.2	   5.4	    3.3	     5.8      9.1
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       4.0     2.4     4914	1156	 1596	   512	    690	     581      379
									6.5	 5.3	  8.7	   4.5	    2.9	     4.3     14.1
   BRONX-LEBANON HOSPITAL/FULTON DIV-BRONX	       3.7     2.2     4619	 576	    0	     0	     14	       0     4029
									9.6	14.8			    6.6		      8.9
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@ALLEN PAV	       3.0     1.8     3756	1549	  613	     5	    805	     742       42
									5.0	 5.5	  9.2	   6.4	    2.5	     2.9      7.0
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@NEW YORK	       2.6     1.5     3186	 690	 1398	   450	    276	     251      121
									6.4	 4.8	  7.7	   5.5	    3.7	     4.4     16.2
   OUR LADY MERCY MED CTR/F DURSO PAV-BRONX	       2.6     1.5     3151	1533	  845	     0	      0	       0      773
									8.7	 7.6	 15.2				      3.9
   METROPOLITAN HOSPITAL CENTER-NEW YORK	       2.1     1.3     2612	 611	  382	   308	    553	     438      320
									7.2	 8.0	  8.2	   4.7	    3.2	     5.0     17.4
   LENOX HILL HOSPITAL-NEW YORK			       1.8     1.1     2179	 533	  851	   110	    332	     253      100
									6.6	 6.2	  8.6	   2.1	    2.9	     3.9     15.4
   ST LUKES ROOSEVELT/ROOSVLT DIV-NEW YORK	       1.8     1.0     2167	 381	  472	   194	    505	     417      198
									5.3	 5.2	  6.3	   2.6	    3.1	     3.8     13.9
   148 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      23.7    14.2    29229	8586	 7884	  1346	   2408	    1974     7031
									8.3	 9.0	  8.4	  11.6	    2.9	     3.4      9.8
 KINGS (2383700)				     142.1   100.0   338619   111808	89524	 24903	  45223	   37376    29785
									6.7	 6.0	  9.4	   4.0	    2.9	     3.9     12.6
   MAIMONIDES MEDICAL CENTER-BROOKLYN		      13.7     9.6    32606	9306	10297	  1466	   5280	    4791     1466
									5.8	 4.7	  8.4	   4.3	    2.7	     3.1     16.2
   NEW YORK METHODIST HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN		      10.4     7.3    24786	9301	 7234	  1072	   3263	    2912     1004
									6.8	 6.6	  9.7	   3.4	    2.8	     3.4     14.0
   BROOKDALE HOSPITAL MEDICAL CTR-BROOKLYN	       9.8     6.9    23479	7836	 5383	  2623	   3542	    2545     1550
									6.6	 5.7	 10.4	   3.4	    2.8	     5.1     13.9
   KINGS COUNTY HOSPITAL CENTER-BROOKLYN	       9.5     6.7    22537	7088	 4019	  2961	   2686	    1889     3894
									8.0	 5.9	 10.3	   3.7	    3.3	     5.3     17.2
   LUTHERAN MEDICAL CENTER-BROOKLYN		       8.0     5.6    19097	6232	 3872	  1251	   3255	    2843     1644
									6.2	 6.3	 11.9	   2.9	    2.7	     2.6      7.4
   LONG ISLAND COLLEGE HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN	       7.9     5.6    18940	6167	 5235	  1236	   2864	    2448      990
									6.2	 6.1	  8.3	   4.0	    3.0	     4.4     13.2
   BROOKLYN HOSPITAL/DOWNTOWN-BROOKLYN		       7.6     5.3    18110	5374	 4311	  1453	   3639	    3230      103
									5.7	 5.3	  9.9	   4.1	    3.1	     4.5      4.6
   CONEY ISLAND HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN		       6.8     4.8    16142	6815	 3649	   994	   1618	    1191     1875
									7.0	 5.7	 10.1	   2.9	    2.8	     3.8     13.1
   WOODHULL MEDICAL CENTER-BROOKLYN		       6.6     4.7    15827	6159	 1954	  1342	   1390	    1125     3857
									7.7	 5.5	 11.7	   3.9	    2.9	     4.8     13.2
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 27
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   WYCKOFF HEIGHTS MEDICAL CTR-BROOKLYN		       5.0     3.5    11944	4553	 2410	  1834	   1751	    1331       65
									5.2	 4.9	  9.9	   3.0	    2.7	     3.8      3.6
   UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OF BROOKLYN-BROOKLYN	       4.6     3.3    11043	2171	 3270	  1001	   2527	    1748      326
									7.3	 8.2	  9.9	   5.4	    3.4	     4.9     23.1
   ST MARYS HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN			       4.0     2.8     9454	3889	 1524	  1280	   1473	    1065      223
									5.3	 5.4	  9.6	   2.8	    3.1	     4.9      5.3
   BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       3.9     2.7     9269	2117	 3004	   391	   1795	    1630      332
									5.5	 5.9	  7.5	   3.2	    2.7	     3.2     13.9
   VICTORY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN		       3.5     2.5     8347	3367	 1963	   295	   1251	     985      486
									6.4	 6.6	 11.6	   3.8	    2.6	     3.0      3.2
   BETH ISRL MED CTR/KINGS HWY DIV-BROOKLYN	       3.3     2.3     7842	5201	 2588	    10	      5	       0       38
									7.5	 5.8	 10.9	   2.7	    2.0		      6.7
   NY UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK	       2.9     2.0     6804	1499	 2827	   409	   1037	     950       82
									6.6	 6.2	  9.1	   4.9	    2.8	     3.5     16.9
   INTERFAITH MED CTR/ST JOHNS DIV-BROOKLYN	       2.8     2.0     6630	1393	  292	   918	    804	     537     2686
									8.5	 4.2	  8.3	   3.3	    3.1	     5.0     14.9
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@NEW YORK	       2.5     1.7     5913	1023	 2741	   570	    706	     677      196
									7.0	 4.7	  8.3	   8.4	    3.1	     3.8     21.9
   NEW YORK COMM HOSP OF BROOKLYN-BROOKLYN	       2.3     1.6     5383	3305	 2057	     6	      6	       0	9
									7.0	 5.0	 10.3	   2.5	    3.0		      3.7
   BELLEVUE HOSPITAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       2.1     1.5     5049	1170	 1639	   386	    707	     607      540
									7.1	 6.2	  9.2	   3.9	    3.0	     4.0     13.5
   INTERFAITH MED CTR/JEWISH HOSP-BROOKLYN	       2.0     1.4     4871	2018	 1552	     2	     10	       0     1289
									8.8	 5.7	 12.1	   1.0	    7.2		      9.9
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       1.8     1.3     4331	 967	 1929	   285	    526	     485      139
									6.5	 6.6	  7.9	   6.5	    2.9	     3.2     13.3
   ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL & MED CTR-NEW YORK	       1.8     1.3     4257	1058	 1568	   200	    537	     497      397
									6.4	 5.6	  7.3	   3.5	    2.7	     4.7     13.3
   BROOKLYN HOSPITAL/CALEDONIAN-BROOKLYN	       1.7     1.2     4031	2203	  828	   507	     19	       0      474
									5.3	 4.8	  9.2	   2.9	    2.7		      3.6
   JAMAICA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER-JAMAICA	       1.5     1.0     3484	1093	  661	   533	    555	     475      167
									5.1	 4.9	  7.9	   3.6	    3.1	     3.5     11.8
   148 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      16.1    11.4    38443    10503	12717	  1878	   3977	    3415     5953
									7.5	 9.1	  8.1	   7.3	    2.8	     3.5      9.2
 NEW YORK (1515300)				     135.1   100.0   204680    69179	60156	 10804	  21811	   18687    24043
									7.4	 7.0	  9.4	   4.1	    3.0	     3.7     11.7
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		      14.0    10.3    21176	6363	 6645	  1567	   2832	    2473     1296
									6.2	 5.7	  8.2	   3.9	    3.0	     3.7     12.7
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER	      11.2     8.3    16914	5056	 4611	  1832	   2032	    1701     1682
									6.8	 6.2	  9.9	   4.4	    3.3	     4.8      8.7
   ST LUKES ROOSEVELT/ROOSVLT DIV-NEW YORK	       9.6     7.1    14489	4061	 3575	  1272	   2424	    2144     1013
									5.8	 5.7	  8.0	   2.7	    2.9	     4.1     12.8
   BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       9.4     7.0    14290	5670	 4303	   545	   1503	    1325      944
									6.7	 6.0	  9.0	   2.9	    2.8	     3.2     13.9
   LENOX HILL HOSPITAL-NEW YORK			       8.7     6.5    13216	3987	 4929	   414	   1853	    1569      464
									6.7	 6.6	  9.1	   2.4	    3.0	     3.7     11.8
   ST LUKES ROOSEVELT/ST LUKES DIV-NEW YORK	       8.7     6.4    13160	5512	 4396	    19	    772	     663     1798
									6.8	 5.3	  9.5	   3.7	    2.7	     3.1      8.1
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@NEW YORK	       8.6     6.3    12956	3128	 4664	   581	   1982	    1977      624
									6.3	 5.1	  8.6	   4.5	    3.3	     3.4     16.2
   BELLEVUE HOSPITAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       7.7     5.7    11734	3342	 2974	   513	    791	     706     3408
								       10.9	 7.0	 11.8	   3.3	    2.8	     3.6     18.6
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 28
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL & MED CTR-NEW YORK	       7.6     5.6    11507	4560	 3567	   576	    806	     752     1246
									7.9	 6.1	 10.9	   4.3	    3.4	     4.2     12.9
   METROPOLITAN HOSPITAL CENTER-NEW YORK	       6.5     4.8     9824	3516	 1527	  1162	   1151	     799     1669
									8.0	 5.6	 11.3	   3.6	    3.0	     4.3     18.2
   HARLEM HOSPITAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       6.2     4.6     9465	3658	 1853	   897	    984	     400     1673
									7.3	 6.2	 11.9	   3.9	    2.7	     5.2      9.6
   NY UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK	       5.8     4.3     8830	2530	 3831	   363	   1004	     937      165
									6.3	 5.7	  8.0	   4.0	    3.0	     3.4     19.5
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@ALLEN PAV	       5.0     3.7     7594	2832	 1025	     6	   1889	    1724      118
									4.4	 5.2	  7.8	   2.2	    2.6	     2.7      8.4
   CABRINI MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       3.7     2.7     5602	2657	 1957	     2	      9	       0      977
									8.8	 7.1	 12.1	   1.5	    2.4		      6.9
   NEW YORK DOWNTOWN HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       3.7     2.7     5577	1880	 1409	   110	    941	     900      337
									5.2	 5.4	  8.7	   3.6	    2.3	     2.3      5.1
   NORTH GENERAL HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       2.5     1.8     3737	1768	  920	   284	     17	       0      748
									7.4	 4.8	 11.3	   3.7	    2.8		     10.2
   ST CLARES HOSP AND HEALTH CTR-NEW YORK	       2.0     1.5     3097	1336	  658	    53	      7	       0     1043
									7.1	 6.4	 12.7	   2.9	    1.9		      4.7
   BETH ISRAEL MED CTR/NORTH DIV-NEW YORK	       1.8     1.4     2773	1274	 1471	     0	      9	       0       19
									7.8	 6.4	  9.1		    2.0		      6.8
   MEMORIAL HOSPITAL FOR CANCER-NEW YORK	       1.4     1.1     2153	 900	 1196	    52	      0	       0	5
									7.1	 5.1	  8.5	  12.8			      4.6
   158 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      10.9     8.1    16586	5149	 4645	   556	    805	     617     4814
								       12.4	21.2	  9.4	  10.0	    3.0	     4.6      8.6
 QUEENS (2062300)				     127.5   100.0   262929    87357	76262	 17030	  35028	   30311    16941
									6.4	 6.0	  8.5	   4.2	    2.9	     3.7     13.8
   CITY HOSPITAL CENTER-ELMHURST		      11.5     9.0    23682	5920	 3782	  2289	   4969	    4556     2166
									6.3	 6.0	  8.5	   3.3	    2.7	     4.0     18.9
   NEW YORK HOSP MED CTR OF QUEENS-FLUSHING	      10.4     8.2    21546	7553	 7960	  1181	   2463	    2176      213
									5.6	 4.9	  8.2	   2.8	    2.7	     3.1      7.6
   JAMAICA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER-JAMAICA	       9.1     7.2    18811	6063	 3444	  1976	   3318	    2919     1091
									5.7	 5.7	  8.7	   3.9	    3.0	     3.7     12.4
   LONG ISLAND JEWISH MED CTR-NEW HYDE PARK	       8.4     6.6    17421	4985	 6541	     7	   4144	      11     1733
									7.5	 5.3	  7.3	   4.3	    3.2	     2.6     24.6
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP-MANHASSET			       7.9     6.2    16264	4478	 6065	  1206	   2273	    2021      221
									5.6	 4.9	  7.5	   3.9	    3.3	     4.4     14.3
   CMC BKLYN & QUEENS/ST JOHNS DIV-ELMHURST	       6.7     5.3    13822	4701	 3093	   904	   2695	    2341       88
									5.0	 4.8	  9.1	   3.2	    2.8	     3.4      4.8
   NEW YORK FLUSHING HOSPITAL MED CTR-FLUSHING	       6.0     4.7    12403	3548	 2460	  1154	   2020	    1834     1387
									5.5	 6.3	  9.6	   3.6	    2.5	     3.3      5.1
   QUEENS HOSPITAL CENTER-JAMAICA		       5.4     4.2    11055	3698	 1316	   408	   1993	    1401     2239
									6.3	 5.0	  9.2	   3.9	    2.9	     4.1     11.5
   N SHORE UNIV HOSP AT FOREST HILLS-FOREST HI	       5.0     3.9    10319	4818	 3175	    37	   1236	     994       59
									5.4	 5.0	  8.0	   2.2	    2.5	     2.8      5.4
   CMC BKLYN & QUEENS/MARY IMMAC DIV-JAMAICA	       4.6     3.6     9511	5801	 2269	  1142	    147	       0      152
									5.3	 4.1	  9.6	   3.3	    1.8		      3.6
   ST JOHNS EPISCOPAL HOSP/SO SHORE-FAR ROCKAW	       3.8     2.9     7741	2670	 1211	   345	    942	     731     1842
									8.2	 7.3	 14.4	   2.4	    2.7	     3.3     11.3
   PARKWAY HOSPITAL-FOREST HILLS		       3.5     2.7     7143	4610	 2462	     2	     23	       0       46
									7.6	 6.4	  9.9	   3.0	    2.5		      6.2
   W QUEENS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-LONG ISLAND CIT	       3.4     2.6     6964	4387	 2469	     5	     30	       0       73
									6.5	 5.2	  8.9	   3.2	    1.9		      5.7
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 29
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   L I JEWISH/SCHNEIDER DIV-NEW HYDE PARK	       3.2     2.5     6614	 273	  120	  2442	      0	    3705       74
									4.4	 3.6	  6.0	   4.4		     3.9     33.2
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@NEW YORK	       3.0     2.3     6093	1083	 2245	   758	    963	     881      163
									6.4	 4.6	  8.4	   7.5	    3.4	     4.4     16.2
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK		       2.7     2.2     5654	1148	 2884	   437	    500	     441      244
									7.7	 6.6	  8.2	  10.1	    3.2	     4.8     16.1
   WYCKOFF HEIGHTS MEDICAL CTR-BROOKLYN		       2.1     1.7     4357	1648	 1102	   554	    591	     435       27
									5.5	 5.1	  9.9	   2.8	    2.5	     3.2      4.0
   CMC OF BKLYN & QUEENS/ST JOS DIV-QUEENS	       2.0     1.6     4155	2426	 1690	     1	     13	       0       25
									7.9	 6.0	 10.7	   3.0	    1.8		      5.4
   LENOX HILL HOSPITAL-NEW YORK			       2.0     1.6     4121	 783	 2323	    81	    448	     391       95
									6.6	 6.6	  7.2	   3.4	    3.5	     4.9     15.4
   ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL-ROSLYN			       1.7     1.4     3570	 754	 2781	    19	      0	       0       16
									7.4	 5.1	  8.0	   3.3			      4.3
   PENINSULA HOSPITAL CENTER-FAR ROCKAWAY	       1.7     1.4     3570	2526	  931	    79	      4	       0       30
									8.8	 7.4	 13.5	   2.8	    2.3		      4.0
   NY UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK	       1.7     1.3     3549	 822	 1716	   199	    392	     369       51
									7.0	 6.4	  8.6	   4.7	    3.2	     4.6     19.5
   BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       1.7     1.3     3404	 789	 1074	   110	    679	     611      141
									5.2	 5.6	  6.2	   4.1	    2.8	     3.2     15.3
   BELLEVUE HOSPITAL CENTER-NEW YORK		       1.6     1.2     3244	 684	  903	   192	    590	     532      343
									7.2	 7.1	  8.6	   4.2	    2.6	     3.7     19.0
   FRANKLIN HOSPITAL MED CTR-VALLEY STREAM	       1.3     1.0     2683	1417	  706	    67	    221	     176       96
									6.4	 5.0	 11.3	   1.9	    2.6	     2.3      9.7
   157 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      17.1    13.4    35233	9772	11540	  1435	   4374	    3786     4326
									8.0	10.4	  7.7	   6.8	    3.0	     3.7     12.8
 RICHMOND (414800 )				     144.9   100.0    60124    20964	17649	  3230	   6330	    5513     6438
									5.5	 5.0	  6.9	   3.6	    2.8	     3.4      8.2
   SISTERS OF CHARITY MEDICAL CENTER-@ST VINCE	      50.9    35.1    21125	6390	 5334	  1477	   3494	    2924     1506
									4.9	 4.4	  7.2	   3.2	    2.8	     3.4      8.5
   STATEN ISLAND UNIV NORTH-STATEN ISLAND	      48.5    33.5    20138	8468	 5883	  1258	   2190	    2021      318
									5.4	 5.4	  7.1	   3.1	    2.8	     3.2     17.6
   STATEN ISLAND UNIV SOUTH-STATEN ISLAND	      14.0     9.7     5823	3074	 1281	     2	     12	       0     1454
									5.9	 4.7	  6.5	   2.5	    2.4		      8.0
   SISTERS OF CHARITY MEDICAL CENTER@BAYLEY SE	       7.4     5.1     3084	 399	  249	     2	      2	       0     2432
									6.9	 4.9	  9.1	   1.0	    2.0		      7.0
   DOCTORS HOSPITAL-STATEN ISLAND		       4.6     3.2     1899	1071	  605	     3	      5	       0      215
									5.7	 5.1	  7.7	   1.7	    1.6		      3.6
   ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL & MED CTR-NEW YORK	       3.3     2.2     1349	 117	 1175	     7	     15	      15       20
									5.8	 5.1	  5.8	   4.3	    2.8	     2.4     11.1
   NY UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK	       1.7     1.2	703	 133	  373	   102	     45	      45	5
									5.9	 4.6	  6.5	   5.7	    3.2	     6.8     21.0
   133 OTHER HOSPITALS WITH PERCENT <1.0	      14.5    10.0     6003	1312	 2749	   379	    567	     508      488
									6.0	 5.9	  6.4	   6.0	    2.9	     3.8     10.0
 OUT OF STATE							      38483    10731	18644	  2285	   2871	    2465     1487
									6.0	 5.3	  6.9	   5.3	    3.1	     3.8     10.8
   MEMORIAL HOSPITAL FOR CANCER-NEW YORK			       5754	1569	 3901	   276	      0	       0	8
									6.9	 4.5	  7.9	   7.1			      5.1
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@PRESBYTER			       3680	 732	 2050	   532	    145	     135       86
									6.9	 5.6	  7.6	   6.4	    3.7	     5.7     12.4
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 30
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   NY UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER-NEW YORK			       3630	 596	 2003	   324	    350	     327       30
									5.6	 5.0	  6.5	   4.7	    3.4	     3.4     16.4
   NEW YORK & PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITALS@NEW YORK			       3621	 550	 1888	   181	    470	     445       87
									5.5	 4.3	  6.5	   4.7	    3.4	     3.4     13.2
   MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-NEW YORK				       2444	 520	 1433	   179	    188	     110       14
									5.9	 4.2	  7.0	   6.6	    2.7	     4.2      6.6
   LENOX HILL HOSPITAL-NEW YORK					       2252	 267	 1403	    47	    269	     245       21
									4.5	 4.3	  4.8	   2.2	    2.9	     4.3     11.1
   ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL & MED CTR-NEW YORK			       1177	 338	  537	    28	    108	      96       70
									6.2	 4.7	  8.0	   4.4	    2.7	     2.6     10.1
   MERCY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-PORT JERVIS				       1130	 628	  302	    34	     50	      35       81
									5.5	 5.2	  6.8	   2.8	    2.8	     2.5      7.0
   SISTERS OF CHARITY MEDICAL CENTER-@ST VINCE				737	 117	  156	    22	    222	     211	9
									3.8	 3.5	  5.4	   2.9	    2.9	     3.5      8.8
   OLEAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (MAIN)-OLEAN					575	 298	  180	    12	     44	      38	3
									4.9	 4.6	  6.3	   2.9	    2.6	     2.3     11.0
   STATEN ISLAND UNIV NORTH-STATEN ISLAND				573	 102	  209	    35	    116	     108	3
									5.3	 6.7	  6.9	   4.3	    2.9	     3.8     12.0
   HOSPITAL FOR JOINT DISEASES-NEW YORK					533	 109	  406	    18	      0	       0	0
									5.9	10.3	  4.8	   2.3
   STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCHESTER					512	 125	  274	    48	     27	      18       20
									7.7	 4.6	  9.4	   8.1	    5.1	     6.6      7.9
   GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL-SUFFERN					479	 153	  156	     5	     68	      64       33
									6.9	 7.4	  9.2	   2.4	    2.8	     4.9      7.5
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/MOSES DIV-BRONX					471	 107	  282	    73	      0	       0	9
									5.1	 3.9	  5.0	   6.5			     10.6
   WOMANS CHRISTIAN ASSN-JAMESTOWN					361	 146	  126	    13	     31	      25       20
									5.0	 5.7	  5.2	   2.6	    2.5	     2.0      8.4
   ST ANTHONY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-WARWICK				361	 127	   86	    11	     73	      63	1
									4.2	 4.0	  7.5	   2.4	    2.4	     2.4     11.0
   ROSWELL PARK CANCER INST-BUFFALO					343	  89	  242	    12	      0	       0	0
									6.6	 2.8	  8.1	   4.5
   ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL-ELMIRA						321	 153	  102	     1	      2	       0       63
								       10.3	 9.9	 10.9	   6.0	    5.5		     10.3
   NEW YORK DOWNTOWN HOSPITAL-NEW YORK					299	 113	  108	     2	     42	      29	5
									2.9	 2.0	  3.7	   2.5	    3.4	     2.4      4.0
   NEW YORK METHODIST HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN					296	  65	   96	    12	     61	      58	4
									4.8	 5.6	  6.0	   3.0	    3.0	     3.4     15.3
   WHITE PLAINS HOSPITAL CTR-WHITE PLAINS				291	  96	   60	     2	     63	      57       13
									4.9	 4.4	  9.1	   3.0	    2.7	     2.8      9.8
   UNITED HOSPITAL MED CTR-PORT CHESTER					280	  70	   64	     3	     63	      54       26
									4.6	 3.4	  7.0	   5.0	    2.7	     4.3      6.9
   HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL-WEST HAVERSTRAW					252	 243	    9	     0	      0	       0	0
								       18.6	18.2	 30.6
   INST REHAB MED (NYU MED CTR)-NEW YORK				239	 219	   19	     1	      0	       0	0
								       16.4	15.7	 24.1	  27.0
   LONG ISLAND COLLEGE HOSPITAL-BROOKLYN				238	  59	   95	    14	     36	      31	3
									5.2	 4.6	  6.1	   3.1	    3.7	     5.8      6.0
   LONG ISLAND JEWISH MED CTR-NEW HYDE PARK				228	  77	  117	     0	     20	       0       14
									5.5	 4.9	  5.4		    4.6		     11.8
   NEW YORK HOSP MED CTR OF QUEENS-FLUSHING				227	  80	   98	     8	     24	      16	1
									5.3	 4.1	  7.0	   3.3	    2.4	     5.7      5.0
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			  COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND HOSPITAL BY SERVICE CATEGORY							 31
			  (RATES ARE PER 1000, BASED ON 1997 POPULATION)
											  SERVICE CATEGORY
 COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (POPULATION)/HOSPITAL	      RATE PERCENT    TOTAL  MEDICAL SURGICAL PEDIATRC OBSTETRC  NURSERY    PSYCH
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   GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL-GLENS FALLS					224	  96	   95	    14	      6	       3       10
									5.4	 3.9	  7.6	   2.7	    2.0	     2.0      5.4
   NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSP-MOUNT KISKO				221	  58	   61	     8	     44	      42	8
									4.8	 4.2	  6.8	   4.1	    2.8	     3.1     15.0
   MONTEFIORE MED CTR/A EINSTEIN DIV-BRONX				217	  39	  105	     2	     40	      31	0
									5.3	 5.6	  6.5	   8.5	    2.6	     4.2
   ST CLARES HOSP AND HEALTH CTR-NEW YORK				210	 114	   63	     0	      3	       0       30
									4.6	 4.1	  6.0		    1.0		      3.9
   172 OTHER HOSPITALS < 200 DISCHARGES				       6307	2676	 1918	   368	    306	     224      815
									5.8	 4.3	  6.4	   3.6	    2.6	     4.5     11.4
 NEW YORK STATE RESIDENTS (1863789)		     126.0   100.0  2347799   795876   721466	130223	 276586	  236824   186824
									6.3	 5.8	  8.1	   4.0	    2.9	     3.6     11.2
 NEW YORK STATE + OUT OF STATE					    2386282   806607   740110	132508	 279457	  239289   188311
									6.3	 5.8	  8.1	   4.1	    2.9	     3.6     11.2
 (43409 DISCHARGES EXCLUDED BECAUSE OF UNKNOWN RESIDENCE)