This dataset contains annual hospital inpatient summary data based upon the Patient’s County of Residence. The summary data includes discharge disposition, expected payer, sex, Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Group (MS-DRG), Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC), race group, admission source, and type of care.
California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) is the leader in collecting data and disseminating information about California's healthcare infrastructure. OSHPD promotes an equitably distributed healthcare workforce, and publishes valuable information about healthcare outcomes. OSHPD also monitors the construction, renovation, and seismic safety of hospitals and skilled nursing facilities and provides loan insurance to assist the capital needs of California's not-for-profit healthcare facilities.