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Data Element Name:  Special Program (PHC) File Location:  Master, De-Identified
SPARCS Data Element Number:  53
Record Positions:  630 - 630 Format-Length:  A/N - 1
Effective Date:  1/1/1994 Revision Date:             
Deniable Data Element:  No


The code which indicated if the patient was entitled to Medicaid benefits due to a specified physical impairment or treatment under the Physically Handicapped Children's (PHC) Program.

Codes and Values:
  1. "Y" = Physically Handicapped Children's Program

  2. If not applicable this field contains blanks.
Edit Applications:
  1. Must have been a valid entry.