Approved SPARCS Data Requests

New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH)
Bureau of Health Informatics
Approved SPARCS Data Requests from January 1, 2009 - July 31, 2014

Types of Data Files:
  • AS = Ambulatory Surgery
  • ED = Emergency Department
  • IP = Inpatient
  • OP = Outpatient (AS and ED)
  • PRI = Patient Review Instrument
Approved / Ratified Project Director Organization Request # Project Title Project Description Data Years Requested
07/31/2014 Jennifer Jamilkowski SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital 14072523 Planning & Marketing Analysis The data will be used to understand how hospital services are utilized across different community populations and to determine the appropriateness of the hospitalization given the diagnosis background. 1997-2017 IP
07/16/2014 Michael Poon SUNY Stony Brook University Medical Center 14071104 Improving Population Cardiovascular Health through CCTA Imaging and Guided Follow-up Referral Using the Emergency Department as a Primary Point of Contact The data will be used to assess different utilization Medical Center patterns and comparative outcomes across the State. 2011-2013 IP
2011-2013 OP
07/08/2014 Kimon Bekelis Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 14070802 Regional Disparities in Outcomes and Hospitalization Charges of Neurosurgical Procedures of New York State The data will be used to investigate the association of these outcomes with the case volume of each hospital. 2009-2017 IP
07/07/2014 Dusan Bogunovic Mount Sinai- Icahn School of Medicine 14070701 Genetic Predispostion to Neurolisteriosis The data will be used to study people that cannot fight the germ called Listeria monocytogenes. 1982-2017 IP
1983-2017 OP
06/27/2014 Michael Palese Mount Sinai Medical Center 14062707 Studying the Correlation Between Incidence and Prevalence of Urological Diseases Among Populations Belonging to Different Patient Socio-Economic Tiers The data will be used to be searched by queries and records relevant to urology and of significance to the project will be extracted for multivariate statistical analysis. 1982-2017 IP
1983-2017 OP
06/20/2014 Joseph Bosco New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases 14061906 Regional Analysis of Orthopaedic Procedure Cost Data SPARCS data will be used to determine regional variations in orthopaedic hospital costs by location. 2000, 2010 IP
06/20/2014 Carl Paulino SUNY Downstate Medical Center 1406-11 Assessment of Risk Factors for Readmission and Reoperation in Patients Undergoing Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty The data will be used to determine whether there is a difference between the readmission and reoperation rates between kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty and to determine risk factors associated with readmission or reoperation. 1996-2017 IP
1996-2017 OP
06/20/2014 Lindsay Jubelt New York University Langone Medical Center (NYU) 1406-10 Association of Hospital Disposition and Risk of Readmission The data will be used to determine any correlation between hospital disposition at discharge, and readmission, for the purpose of improving coordination of care, and reducing overall healthcare costs. 1982-2013 IP
06/20/2014 Jason Fletcher University of Wisconsin 1406-08 Asthma Hospitalizations in Children Born via Cesarean Section The data will be used to examine statistical assocations between method of delivery and subsequent diagnosis for asthma during childhood 1982-2013 IP
06/20/2014 John Fischer Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 1406-07 An assessment of Outcomes and Cost Utilization Following Hernia Repair and Complex Abdominal Surgery Using SPARCS Data The data will be used to critically assess the longitudinal outcomes and cost utilization following hernia repair surgery using New York State SPARCS datasets. 1995-2017 IP
1995-2017 OP
06/20/2014 Kevin Walter University of Rochester Medical Center 1406-06 Reoperation Rates Following Spine Surgery using an Administrative Database Data will be used in a retrospective study analyzing patient's spine surgery to better understand spine care and assess the rate of reoperations. 2000-2014 IP
2000-2014 OP
06/20/2014 John Fischer Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 1406-05 An assessment of Outcomes and Cost Utilization Following Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery using SPARCS Data The data will be used to critically assess longitundinal outcomes and cost utilization. 1995-2017 IP
1995-2017 OP
06/20/2014 John Fischer Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 1406-03 An Assessment of Surgical Outcomes following Multidisciplinary Management of Surgical Procedures Utilizing SPARCS Data The data will be used to critically assess longitudinal outcomes and cost utilization of surgery when a multidisciplinary team operative approach may potentially involve reconstructive surgery. 1995-2017 IP
1995-2017 OP
06/20/2014 Elliot Regenbogen SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital 1406-02 Characterizing Epidemiologic Trends Including Factors Related to Readmission Among Preterm Infants with Apnea of Prematurity The data will be used to determine the frequency of apnea of premeaturity (AOP) among preterm infants and to identify factors affecting the frequency of reeadmissions. 1997-2017 IP
1997-2017 OP
06/20/2014 Rachel Slayton Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1406-01 Hospital Acquired Infection Risk by Primary Payer The data will be used to evaluate the risk of health associated infections (HAIs), by primary payer status. 2008-2013 IP
2008-2013 OP
06/20/2014 Waheed Tajik New York State Organ Procurement Organization 1309-01 (A) New York State Hospital Compliance Review & Reconciliation of Reported Deaths for the Purpose of Facilitating Organ & Tissue Donation Data will be used to reconcile deaths reported to our organization by the hospitals. In accordance with the "Routine Referral Law", within our Donation Service Area (DSA). This data is of vital importance in identifying missed potential for donation. 2010-2016 IP
2010-2016 OP
06/20/2014 David Lee New York University, School of Medicine 1303-05 (A) The Impact of Hospital Closures on Emergency Department Use at Nearby Hospitals and Regional Access to Emergency Care The goal of this project is to evaluate the effect of hospital closures on emergency department use at nearby hospitals and create a model that can predict the effect of future hospital closures. 2003-2016 IP
2003-2016 OP
06/20/2014 May Hua New York Presbyterian Hospital 1202-09 (S2) Outcomes for New York State Residents who Received Intensive Care The goal of this study is to look at long-term mortality outcomes for New York State residents who underwent ICU care. 2008-2017 IP
2008-2017 OP
06/19/2014 Jennifer Thomson Pennsylvania Office of Attorney Geneeral 14060301 Hospital Merger Investigations The SPARCS data will be used to coordinate with data published by the Pennsylvania Health Care cost Containment Council. 2012 IP
06/18/2014 Mary Schroeder University of IOWA 14061704 Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy and it's Associated Costs The data will be used by a graduate student as requirements for part of a course. This project will study the costs associated with mastectomy surgery. 2008-2012 IP
2008-2012 OP
06/17/2014 Tamar Polonsky University of Chicago Medicine 14061002 Effect of Hospital Admission for Acute Myocardial Infarction and Stroke in New York After Implementation of Trans Fat Bans The data will be used to analyze rates of AMI and CVA based on county of residence to determine if the trans fat ban contributes to changes in incidence. 2002-2013 IP
06/06/2014 Christopher Snyder Temple University Health System 14053028 New York State Inpatient Market Analysis The data will be used to identify the market trends in New York State. 2013 IP
05/29/2014 Emanuela Taioli North Shore-LIJ Health System 14052726 Health Disparities in Thoracic Surgery Procedures for Cancer of the Lung, and Esophagus Mesothelium The data will be used to assess if surgery is utilized at the same frequency in black and white patients affected by lung cancer, esophagcal cancer, or pleural mesothelioma; it will also assess if insurance coverage, SES, and other covarities influence the rate of surgery. 1995-2013 IP
05/22/2014 Mark Radzyner Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Allied Diseases 14052125 Health Services Research Projects The data will be used for a variety of analyses examining the care at Memorial Hospital and other hospitals caring for cancer patients. 2011-2015 IP
2011-2015 OP
05/21/2014 Ashraf Fadel SG-2, LLC 14052024 Operational and Long Term Planning for Multiple Clients SPARCS data will be used with the Market Demand Forecast Tool and the State Data Analysis Tool. 2010-2017 IP
2010-2017 OP
05/13/2014 Bian Liu North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System 14050605 Changes in Asthma Healthcare Utilizations Under Current and Future Aerosol Levels in New York State The data will be used to investigate changes in asthma healthcare utilizations associated with variations of ambient aerosol levels under changing climate, emission, and population conditions between current/baseline (2001-2010) and future (2050-2059) periods. 2001-2012 IP
2001-2012 OP
05/09/2014 Rachel Kelz University of Pennsylvania 14050908 An Evaluation of Surgical Residencies Using Patient Outcomes of Program Graduates A retrospective study to determine relative contributions of patient, physician, and hospital factors in surgical outcomes. 2007-2011 IP
05/05/2014 Rajiv Jayadevan Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Icahn 14050102 Healthcare Analytics for Urologic Procedures and Conditions The data will be used to characterize prevalence, incidence and trends of access to care, rates of care, and predictors of access to, selection of, and outcome of various procedures. 2012-2017 IP
2012-2017 OP
05/05/2014 Mark Coughlin Hammes Company Advisory Services 14032714 Market Analytics The data will be used to complete market analytics on behalf of New York Hospital Clients. 2011-2017 IP
05/01/2014 Tamie Critelli O'Conco Healthcare Consultants 14050103 New York Market and Cost 2013 The data will be used to create market-based and cost-based benchmarks using out standard cost stepdown methodolgy. 2013-2017 IP
04/23/2014 Deborah Lynch Loeb & Troper, Health Care Consulting 14041114 Various Projects Related to Analysis of Hospital Discharges to Support Strategic Planning Efforts by Client Skilled Nursing Facilities The data will be used by consultants in the firms strategic planning division. 2012-2017 IP
2012-2017 OP
04/22/2014 Polina Antonette Lutheran Medical Center 14032713 Hospital and Benchmarking The data will be used for Lutheran Medical Center for benchmarking purposes. 2011-2017 IP
2011-2017 OP
04/16/2014 Leslie Boyd New York University Medical Center (NYU) 14041612 Future Quality Metrics in Gynecologic Oncology This study will assess the characteristics of hospitals admitting patients for malignancies who will likely receive clinical bonuses based on outcome measures. 2006-2013 IP
2006-2013 OP
04/16/2014 Philip Stieg Weil Medical College of Cornell University 14041511 Market Research The data will be used internally for research purposes. 2000-2013 IP
2000-2013 OP
04/08/2014 Denise Wrinn Cortland Regional Medical Center 14040702 Cortland Regional Medical Center Market Assessment The data will be used to calculate a number of key market variables affecting Cortland Regional Medical Center. 2010-2017 IP
2010-2017 OP
04/08/2014 Brian McNeil SUNY Downstate Medical Center 14040301 Prostate Cancer Health Disparities in New York State, a Ten Year Follow-Up The data will be used to conduct a retrospective study of the years 2000-2003 (inclusive). The study will focus on medicare data that capture prostatetomics in New York State during the time frame of interests. 2010-2003 IP
4/1/2014 Bruce Feig Sachs Policy Group 14032712 Analysis of New York Health Care Utilization and Expenditure Patterns The data will be used to generate summary-level information on the cost and utilization of health services. 2010-2017 IP
2010-2017 OP
03/24/2014 Jean Moore SUNY School of Public Health 1403-08 Impact of Physician Density and Selected Physician Characteristics on ACSC Readmissins The data will be used to understand how distribution and characteristics of primary care physicians impact on ACSC readmissions. 2009-2011 IP
03/24/2014 Fergal Fleming University of Rochester Medical Center 1403-07 Healthcare Costs and Burden Associated with Post-Operative Complications and Events The data will be used to analyze patient characteristics and risk factors, identify disparities in care, and calculate cost for post-surgical complications, such as readmission, additional procedures, and mortality. 2000-2015 IP
2000-2015 OP
03/24/2014 Kevin Cromar New York University School of Medicine 1403-06 Improved Risk Communication using a Multipollutant Air Quality Index The data will be used to determine the effects of combinations of air pollutants on respiratory hopsital admissions and emergency department visits in New York State in order to develop a multipollutant air quality index and improve risk communication efforts surrounding exposure to ambient air pollution. 2000-2015 IP
2000-2015 OP
03/24/2014 Jessica Castner SUNY Buffalo 1403-05 Western New York Emergency Department Utilization The data will be used to determine disparities in age, sex, ethnicity, and insurance status between frequent emergency department users as opposed to non-frequent users. 2000-2017 IP
2000-2017 OP
03/24/2014 Colleen Lynch Mount Sinai Medical Center 1403-04 Effect of High-Intensity Primary Care on Utiilization and Quality Measures for "Super-Utilizers" The data will be used to identify if a subset of the patients population is responsible for a disproportionate share of healthcare costs; so called super-utilizers. 2010-2014 IP
2010-2014 OP
03/24/2014 Kirsten Cleary Columbia University 1403-03 Epidemiology of Adverse Maternal, Perinatal and Infant Outcomes in New York The data will be used to analyze the epidemiology of adverse maternal, perinatal, and infant outcomes 1995-2017 IP
1995-2017 OP
03/24/2014 Aurora Pryor SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital 1403-02 Comparing Outcomes between Iaparoscopic Robotic Surgery Versus Iaparoscopic Surgery The data will be used to compare complications, and outcomes, between laparoscopic robotic surgeries and laparpscopic surgeries 2005-2017 IP
2005-2017
03/24/2014 Aurora Pryor SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital 1403-01 Outcomes of Hospitals Performing Hepatobiliary, Foregut, and Minimally Invasive Procedures The data will be used to compare complications, and outcomes, in patients undergoing surgeries in hospitals comparing minimallyinvasive, hepatobiliary and foregut surgeries. 1995-2017 IP
1995-2017 OP
03/24/2014 Art Sedrakyan Weill Medical College of Cornell University 1306-06 (A) Predictors of Quality in Cardiothoracic and Orthopedic Surgical Care The primary purpose of this project is to examine the predictors of quality in cardiothoracic and orthopedic surgical care. 1995-2016 IP
1995-2016 OP
03/24/2014 Benjamin Charvat Center for Innovation through Data Intelligence (CIDI), Mayor's Office 1211-03 (A2) NYC Systems Analysis of Vulnerable Exiters: Outcomes of Youth Transitioning from Foster Care and Juvenile Justice (NYC S.A.V.E.) The purpose of this project is to investigate hospital service usage. 2003-2012 IP
2003-2012 OP
03/24/2014 Amresh Hanchate Boston University 1101-14 (A2) Center for Health Insurance Reform, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Disparities: Project #1 The effects of Massachusetts Health Reform on Cardiovascular Outcomes and Disparities The data will be used to compare changes in admission rates, and racial and ethnic disparities in such rates, associated changes in inpatient costs in Massachusetts vs. other states for CV ACS conditions. 2003-2010 IP
2003-2010 OP
03/24/2014 Leonard Rodberg CUNY Queens College 0810-05 (S) Inpatient and Outpatient Data for use in Infoshare Community Data System (www.infoshare.org) SPARCS data will be used within the infoshare system, and provides statistical information regarding demographic, socio-economic and health data at the neighborhood. 2007-2013 IP
2007-2013 OP
03/21/2014 Benjamin Iskhakov Manhattan Billing and Collection, Inc. 13110706 Health Affordability Act, ASC Procedures Data will be used to complete research on ASC based procedures under "Obamacare". 2010-2012 OP
03/05/2014 Edward Broccoli Edward Broccoli (individual) 14030410 Beneficial Cost-Savings Changes in Utilization Patterns of Ambulatory Versus Inpatient The data will be used to follow trends of ambulatory versus inpatient services to examine whether there are any cost-savings benefits of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 2011-2013 IP
2011-2013 OP
03/03/2014 Amy Richards VHA Mid-Atlantic 14022607 VHA Mid-Atlantic Performance Improvement The data will be used to identify potential performance, cost or quality improvement opportunities. 2010-2015 IP
02/26/2014 Trista Parker Health Quest 14022606 Strategic Planning Process for Health Quest The data will be used to review current services, volumes, and length of stay. 2010-2015 IP
2010-2015 OP
02/24/2014 Adam Stolz The Chartis Group, LLC 14022105 Strategic Planning Assessment on Behalf of a Hospital Client The data will be summarized to understand the supply and demand for inpatient healthcare. 2013-2017 IP
02/24/2014 Louis Catalano Roosevelt Hospital 14021804 The Rising Incidence of Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty The data will be used to determine the rate of reverse total shoulder procedures performed from 2004 to present and the associated diagnoses as indicated by ICD-9 codes. 2004-2017 IP
2004-2017 OP
02/11/2014 Kimlee Roldan-Sanchez New York Presbyterian Hospital 14020602 Service Line Analysis The data will be used for zip code analysis, incidence rates, and population demographics. 2012-2014 IP
02/11/2014 David Alge New York Presbyterian Hospital 14020601 General Market Trends, Understanding Hospital Utilization for Specific Services The data will be used to summarize market or service trends in aggregrate, usually via graphs, and charts. 2012-2014 IP
02/04/2014 Sean Capperis New York University 14012717 State of New York City's Housing and Neighborhoods The data will be used for a comprehensive source of information on trends in New York City's housing and neighborhoods. 2012 IP
02/04/2014 Melvin Rosenwasser New York Presbyterian Hospital 14012716 Temporal Trends in the Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures Among the Orthopaedic Sub-specialties The data will be used to examine all patients who were operated on for distal radius fractures in both inpatient and outpatient settings. 1982-2017 IP
1983-2017 OP
01/30/2014 Jennifer Jamikowski SUNY Stony Brook University Medical Center 14012711 Planning & Marketing Analysis The data will be used to analyze patient utilization of hospitals. 2010-2017 OP
01/29/2014 Audrey Waltner Dutchess County Department of Health 14012712 Routine Public Health Surveillance of Emergency Department Visitand Hospitalizations among Dutchess County Residents The data will be used for ongoing public health surveillance of health conditions of concern, including chronic diseases and substance abuse. 2000-2017 IP
2005-2017 OP
01/27/2014 Marc Berg KPMG LLP 14011506 Analysis for North Country Commission The data will be used to make an analysis for the North Country on the population based needs in terms of the health care delivery system. 2003-2013 IP
2003-2013 OP
01/22/2014 Margaret Formica SUNY Upstate Medical University 14012109 Gastroschisis in Central New York State, 1996-2012 The data will be used as part of an exploratory study on gastroschisis in the CNY Perinatal Region. 1996-2012 IP
01/22/2014 Jean Moore SUNY School of Public Health 14011607 Impact of Physician Density of Selected Physician Characteristics on ACSC Readmissions. The data will be used to detrimine if physician characteristics have an impact on a patient's admission, or readmission. 2009-2011 IP
01/15/2014 Katherine Blumhardt Truven Health Analytics 14011405 Discharge Level Data Analysis The data will be used to identify areas of concern in the healthcare industry. 2005-2017 IP
2005-2017 OP
01/08/2014 Nancy Erickson New Solutions, Inc. 13122322 UB Data for Clinical Outcomes Research The data will be processed through our proprietary processing and risk adjustment procedure to obtain clinical outcomes. 2012 IP
01/07/2014 Sean Ossont University of Rochester 14010601 University of Rochester Medical Center Market Utilization Analysis The data will be used to conduct market analysis. 2010-2013 IP
2010-2013 OP
12/27/2013 Ashraf Fadel 13122421 SG-2, LLC Operational and Long-Term Planning For Capital Health System; Long Island Jewish Health System; Berkshire Health System; Unity Hospital; Standford Hospital; and Catholic Health East Hospital discharge data will be used to support short and long-term operational strategic planning efforts. 2010 IP
2010-2015 OP
12/23/2013 Kalpana Bhandarkar 13122320 Maimonides Medical Center Strategic Planning The data will be summarized to understand the supply of outpatient healthcare services. 2008-2012 OP
12/17/2013 Gary Zigmann 13121619 Vermont Hospital Association and Health System Vermont Explorer Multistate Hospital Discharge Database The data will be used for surveillance reporting for VT DOH-Asthma of VT residents. 2012 IP
2012 OP
12/16/2013 Gerald Siberstein 13121205 The Sage Colleges, School of Management Inpatient Revenue Prediction by Hospital The data will be used to derive inpatient revenue predictions to be analyzed for use in predicting facility revenue on a time interval basis. 2010-2016 IP
12/13/2013 Stephen MacCormaack 13121102 Provider Consulting Solutions, Inc. Inpatient/Outpatient Billing Charging, and Coding Patterns The data will be used to understand benchmark data relative to norms on coding patterns, presence of revenue code charges and billing procedures. 2012 IP
2012 OP
12/12/2013 Rick Henderson 13121103 Comparion Medical Analytics, Inc. Healthcare Operations of Comparion Medical Analytics, Inc. The data will be used to assist in the creation of tools that allow for analysis of Healthcare Operations, both utilization and quality outcomes for hospitals. 2012 IP
12/11/2013 Nicole Ngo 1104-09 (A) University of Oregon Transit Buses and Fetal Health: Evaluation The Impacts of Bus Pullution Policies in New York City The goal of this project is to examine the impacts of New York City Transits effort to reduce pollution from buses on respiratory problems, particulary asthma hospitalizations. 2006-2009 ED
12/11/2013 Robert Silverman 1004-05 (A3) Long Island Jewish Medical Center Relationship of Air Pollution with Obstructive Lung Disease as a Function of Seasonality, Age, Gender, Race and Co-morbidites The data will be used to invstigate the relationship between obstructibve lung disease morbidity with various ambient air polluntants, while taking into consideration seasonality, age and co-morbidities. 1982-2015 IP
2005-2015 ED
12/6/2013 Gina Lovasi 13111209 Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology Quantifying the Effectiveness of New York City Policy Initiatives on Chronic Disease Prevention The data will be used to evaluate the effectiveness of these efforts in reducing chronic disease morbidity and mortality rates. 1990-2012 IP
1990-2012 OP[
12/4/2013 Jeremy Henderson 13112919 Health Grades, Inc. Quality Ratings & Analysis The data will be used to measure quality outcomes for inpatient acute care hospitals, create targeted solutions, internal analysis and reporting based on quality metrics. 2012 IP
12/4/2013 Phyllis Supino 13111511 SUNY Downstate Medical Center Valvular Heart Disease: Changing Trends in New York State The data will be used to analyze temporal trends in hospilization rates and mortality among patients with valvular heart disease. 1982 IP
2010-2012 IP
12/4/2013 Mike Underhill 13110707 CPM Healthgrades on behalf of Princeton Healthcare System Customer Relations Marketing Database- New York State Database Load The data will be used to produce detailed market analysis reporting allowing gor better planning of customer relations management and marketing projects. 2010-2012 IP
11/29/2013 Danielle Rhubart 13111410 Penn State University Rethinking Benzene Releasing Hazardous Waste Sites and Hematologic Cancers in Upstate New York The data will be used to study the scientific evidence that now shows that exposure to benzene can lead to the development of blood and bone marrow cancers in humans. 2000-2011 IP
11/08/2013 Fabrice Smieliauskas 13110708 Department of Health Studies, The University of Chicago Diffusion and Utilization of Biomedical Technologies The data will be used for the analysis of correlation between payments to physicians and other marketing intiatives of medical device manufactures. 2012 IP
11/08/2013 Sarah Gruskin Health Market Science, Inc. 13102917 Trend Analysis The data will be used to identify important changes, and to identify Hospital identifiers. 2012 IP
2012 OP
11/7/2013 Ashraf Fadel SG-2, LLC 13110505 Operational and Long-Term Planning For Capital Health System; Long Island Jewish Health System Berkshire Health System; Unity Hospital, Stamford Hospital and Catholic Health East The data will be used to support Capital Health System's short and long-term operational & strategic planning efforts. 2012-2013 IP
11/07/2013 Julie Lewis Haynes Adirondack Medical Center 13103116 Market Share Update The data will be used to update the market share report. 2011-2012 IP
2011-2012 ASM
2011-2012 ED
11/7/2013 Julie Lewis Haynes Orleans Community Health (dba, Medina Memorial Hospitals) In Medina, NY 13103110 Market Share Update The data will be used to update the market share report. 2011-2012 IP
2011-2012 OP
11/07/2013 Matt Hilton Cigna Healthcare, Medical Economics 13101505 Facility Chargemaster Review The data will be used to determine if medical costs are being impacted by abnormal changes to a facility's charge description master. 2012-2013 IP
2012-2013 OP
11/7/2013 Melinda Whitbeck Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency 13090411 Greater Rochester Health Foundation Neighborhood Health Status Improvement Project Evaluation The data will be used as indicators of change in health status of neighborhood residents for each of the areas participating in the Health Status Improvement Project of the Greater Rochester Health Foundation.
10/25/2013 Eric Genden Mount Sinai Hospital 13101503 Surgeon-Specific Outcomes Associated With Colon Resection The data will be used to determine if there is a wide variation in the outcomes and cost associated with a single procedure. 2011-2012 IP
2011-2012 OP
10/25/2013 Marvin Fried Montefiore Medical Center 13101104 Demographics and Etiology of Nasal Polyposis in the New York Area. The data will be used to see how these characteristics differ regionally when compared to published data on nasal polyposes from other parts of the world. 2002-2012 IP
2002-2012 OP
10/25/2013 Shari Liss New York University Hospitals Center 13093014 New York University Hospitals Clinical Research Data Management Core The SPARCS data will be used to become available for New York State Department of Health- approved investigators at New York University. 2000-2012 IP
2000-2012 OP
10/25/2013 Michael Russell Temple University Health System 13092005 New York State Inpatient Market Analysis The data will be used to identify the market trend in New York State. 2011-2012 IP
10/25/2013 James Hull Hull Resource Management Group 13090313 Market Research The data will be used to measure variances in C.M.I. and L.O.S. between hospitals and by payor. 2012-2013 IP
10/15/2013 Warren Brennan Strategic Medical Allianves, Inc. (SMA) 13090312 Market Analytics, New York State IPPS Hospitals, Online Analytic Tool The data will be used for online analysis by authorized planning staff at New York State Hospitals. 2012 IP
2012 OP
10/08/2013 May Hua New York Presbyterian Hospital 1202-09 (S) Outcomes for New York State Residents Who Received Intensive Care The data will be used to study long-term mortality outcomes for New York State residents who underwent ICU care. 2011-2012 IP