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This variable is contained in the following files: MAX Other Services File, MAX Inpatient File, MAX Long Term Care File
Short SAS Name
SAS Name
SRVC_END_DT

THE DATE RECORDED HERE IS THE LATEST DATE OF SERVICE FOR ANY CLAIM RELATED TO THIS HOSPITAL STAY. THIS DATE MAY OR MAY NOT BE THE DISCHARGE DATE.

Comments

USER NOTES: THIS DATA ELEMENT IS BEST USED TOGETHER WITH 'PATIENT STATUS CODE'.

SOURCE: MSIS CLAIMS FILE: 'ENDING-DATE-OF-SERVICE'. MSIS DATES WITH 8- OR 9-FILL VALUES ARE CHANGED TO 0-FILL (ZERO-FILL).

EDIT-RULES: YYYYMMDD