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This variable is contained in the following files: Inpatient (Fee-for-Service)
Short SAS Name
SAS Name

This field identifies the payment for disproportionate share hospitals (DSH).  It represents the uncompensated care amount of the payment.


This field applies only to inpatient claims.

These payments were authorized as part of Section 3133 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Source: NCH