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Data Element Name:  Hospital County Code File Location:   Master, De-Identified, De-Identified Abbreviated
SPARCS Data Element Number:  123
Record Positions:  2002 - 2003 Format-Length:  N - 2
Effective Date:  5/1/2005 Revision Date:  September 2005
Deniable Data Element:  No

Definition:

The code assigned to the county in which the hospital is located.

Codes and Values:
  1. Must have been entered as a two-digit numeric code.

  2. See Appendix U - NYS County/Region/HSA Table

Edit Applications:

This is a derived field.