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

Submission Information Updates

Data Submission Help Desk

Vendor Agreement

Resources

The materials below are for your reference. If there are materials that you may need that you do not see here, please e-mail us at sparcs.submissions@health.ny.gov.