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Data Element Name:  SPARCS Accommodation Group Definition File Location:  Master, De-Identified
SPARCS Data Element Number:  119
Record Positions:  1915 - 1934 Format-Length:  A/N - 4
Effective Date:  1/1/1999 Revision Date:  January 2000
Deniable Data Element:  No

Definition:

The following block of data represents the SPARCS Accommodation codes reported for discharges prior to 1/1/2000.

Data Element
Number
Data Element
Name

Occurrence

Record Positions
119 SPARCS Accommodation Code 1 1915 - 1918
2 1919 - 1922
3 1923 - 1926
4 1927 - 1930
5 1931 - 1934

Conversion Notes:

SPARCS Accommodation codes for all previous years data have been converted to UB-92 Accommodation Codes based on the table in Appendix H.