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Data Element Name:  Discharge Sequential Number File Location:  Master, De-Identified
SPARCS Data Element Number:  137
Record Positions:  2164 - 2171 Format-Length:  N - 8
Effective Date:  5/1/2005 Revision Date:  September 2005
Deniable Data Element:  No

Definition:

A sequentially assigned number that is used along with the discharge year to make up the discharge number.

Codes and Values:

Not Applicable.

Edit Applications:

Assigned by SPARCS.