Hospital Service Area File 2017

$179 / year

This dataset contains summarized information of Hospital Service Area (HHA) file by provider number and ZIP code of the Medicare beneficiary.

Complexity

The Hospital Service Area (HHA) dataset is a summary of the calendar year Medicare inpatient hospital fee-for-service claims data. It contains the number of discharges, total days of care, and total charges summarized by hospital provider number and the ZIP code of the Medicare beneficiary.

Date Created

2018-06-27

Last Modified

2018-07-20

Version

2018-07-20

Update Frequency

Annual

Temporal Coverage

2018

Spatial Coverage

United States

Source

John Snow Labs; Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services;

Source License URL

Source License Requirements

N/A

Source Citation

N/A

Keywords

Hospital Services, Medicare Hospital, Hospital Service Area, Medicare Inpatient, Medicare Beneficiary, Fee for Service, Hospital Service Area File

Other Titles

Hospital Compare Medicare Hospital Spending, Medicare Fee for Service Claim Data

NameDescriptionTypeConstraints
Provider_IDThis field specifies the institution that services to a beneficiary. This is a unique number issued by the HCFA regional to a provider of services upon initial for participation in the Medicare program.string-
ZIP_CodeThis field specifies the zip code and is based upon the mailing address used for cash benefits to the beneficiary or for other purposesintegerlevel : Nominal
Total_Days_of_CareThis ten-digit field is the total days of care. It is derived by subtracting the date of admission from the date of discharge and summing over all cases in that hospital/zip code combination.integerlevel : Ratio
Total_ChargesThis item records the total charges for all hospital visits for this hospital/zip code combinationnumber-
Total_CasesThis nine-digit field represents the total number of cases recorded for each hospitalintegerlevel : Ratio
Provider_IDZIP_CodeTotal_Days_of_CareTotal_ChargesTotal_Cases
05011029021.001
05024524698.001
05407823025.001
10302824233.001
11007919834.001
14017648441.001
14030418955.001
16007928128.001
16132235868.001
18000139167.001