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Inpatient Data

The Louisiana Health Information Network Statewide Inpatient Data file contains patient level discharge data for all Inpatient discharges including newborns from Louisiana hospitals. Data is delivered via the Internet in ASCII comma delimited or fixed length files. Some of the data elements available in the data file include: 
  •  Admit Date
  •  Admit Type
  •  Age
  •  Charge(s)
  •  Complication Flag
  •  Diagnosis Codes
  •  Discharge Date
  •  Facility ID
  •  Fatal Error Flag
  •  Length of Stay
  •  MDC
  •  Mortality Flag
  •  MSDRG
  •  MSDRG Service Line
  •  Patient Discharge Status
  • Patient Residence County
  • Patient Residence State
  • Patient Residence Zip Code
  • Payer (Primary, Secondary, Tertiary)
  • Physician State License Number
  • Point of Origin
  • Procedure Codes
  • Race
  • RDRG
  • Revenue Codes
  • Risk of Complication Index
  • Risk of Mortality Index
  • Sex
  • Unique Record ID


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For more information on pricing and obtaining the LHIN Inpatient Database, 

contact John Steckler at (504) 837-6266 or JSteckler@ShareCor.com.