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|Data Element Name: Total Ancillary Charges|
|SPARCS Data Element Number: 66|
|Record Positions: 1745 - 1754||Format-Length: N - 10|
|Effective Date: 1/1/2003||Revision Date: January 2003|
The total of all Ancillary Charges incurred during the patient's stay.Codes and Values:
- Must have been right justified and zero filled.
- The amount must have been entered in dollars and cents. This amount was defined
with TWO implied decimal places and must have been entered as a positive
- If this field was not applicable, it contains zeroes.
- Must have equaled the sum of the individual occurrences of the Outpatient Ancillary Total Charges (Data Element 45).