The summation contains updated data which reflect all corrections made by OSHPD audit staff and hospital representatives. Each file consists of one rolling 4th quarter file for the respective calendar year of data. Comparison of the previously released data files with the revised data files may not have a material effect on statewide aggregations, but may have a significant effect on the data for individual hospitals.
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.