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Data Element Name:  Special Program (SFP) File Location:  Master, De-Identified
SPARCS Data Element Number:  54
Record Positions:  631 - 631 Format-Length:  A/N - 1
Effective Date:  1/1/1994 Revision Date:             
Deniable Data Element:  No

Definition:

The code which indicates if the patient was entitled to Medicaid benefits due to a specified physical impairment or treatment under the Special Funding Project (SFP).

Codes and Values:
  1. "Y" = Special Federal Funding

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