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|Data Element Name: Total Charges||File Location: Master, De-Identified, De-Identified Abbreviated|
|SPARCS Data Element Number: 91|
|Record Positions: 1765 - 1776||Format-Length: N - 12|
|Effective Date: 1/1/1994||Revision Date:|
|Deniable Data Element: No|
- Must have been right justified and zero filled.
- This amount was defined with TWO implied decimal places and must have been entered as a positive amount.
- Not applicable - calculated by SPARCS as the sum of Total Accommodations Charges (Data Element 87) and Total Ancillary Charges (Data Element 89) .
For all converted records, the total charges was reported on the UBF-1 and was placed in this field.