Data Submission - Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System (SPARCS)

The SPARCS data submission system collects pre-adjudicated discharge data including, patient level characteristics, diagnoses and treatments, services, and charges for each hospital inpatient stay and outpatient (ambulatory surgery, emergency department, and outpatient services) visit; and each ambulatory surgery and outpatient services visit to a hospital extension clinic and diagnostic and treatment center licensed to provide ambulatory surgery services.

Data Submission System Overview

Data Submission Help Desk

  • Phone Number: (866) 678-8646 option #2; Monday-Friday, 8AM-7PM EST
  • Website: SPARCS Portal; select Client Self-Service Portal under the Help Center dropdown

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