Inpatient Psychiatric Prospective Payment System (IPF PPS)
This file contains case level data for inpatient psychiatric stays and is derived from the 2017 MEDPAR data file and the latest available provider specific file. The data available in this file are consistent with the data as described in the IPF PPS Final Rule published in August 2018. The records are stripped of most data elements that would permit identification of beneficiaries. This file includes approximately 0.4 million records for services paid under the inpatient psychiatric benefit.
Media: DVD Cost: $3,000
Data Format: Comma separated variable block with SAS® read-in program
Available: August 2018 (FY2019) IPF PPS Final Rule
To browse the record layout, see the Downloads section below.