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Appendix A-Date Edit Validation Table

VALID MONTH CODE VALID DAY CODE VALID YEAR CODE
01, 03, 05, 07, 08, 10, 12
04, 06, 09, 11
02
Greater than 00 and less than 32
Greater than 00 and less than 31
Greater than 00 and less than 29
(less than 30 on leap year)
Valid Numeric
Valid Numeric
Valid Numeric

Month, day and year must equal one of the values specified in the appropriate column.

Month, day and year must have corresponding values within each row.

Century must equal 18, 19 or 20.

The following chronology of dates is used for checking the validity of each date:

  • Facility Open Date

  • Admission/Start of Care Date

  • Discharge Date

  • Facility Close Date (if applicable);

  • SPARCS Processing Date

Revised 06/1998