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Data Element Name:  Health Service Area Code File Location:   Master, De-Identified, De-Identified Abbreviated
SPARCS Data Element Number:  124
Record Positions:  2004 - 2004 Format-Length:  N - 1
Effective Date:  5/1/2005 Revision Date:  September 2005
Deniable Data Element:  No

Definition:

The code assigned to the Health Service Area (HSA) in which the hospital is located.

Codes and Values:
  1. See Appendix U - NYS County/Region/HSA Table

Edit Applications:

This is a derived field.