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


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