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|Data Element Name: Patient City||File Location: Master, De-Identified|
|SPARCS Data Element Number: 33|
|Record Positions: 186 - 200||Format-Length: A/N - 15|
|Effective Date: 1/1/1994||Revision Date:|
|Deniable Data Element: No|
The name of the city, town, or village in which the patient's principal residence is located on the day of admission.Codes and Values:
- Must have been left justified and space filled.
- For homeless patients, "HOMELESS" was coded.
- Must not have been blank.
- Must have been a valid entry.