Inpatient (Fee-for-Service)

The Medicare Fee-For-Service Inpatient (IP) Claim File contains fee-for-service (FFS) claims submitted by inpatient hospital providers for reimbursement of facility costs. These claim records represent covered stays (Medicare paid FFS bills.)

This file is based on information from the CMS form 1450 (UB04).

What does this file include? (variable highlights)

  • Admission, discharge dates
  • diagnosis (ICD diagnosis)
  • procedure (ICD procedure code)
  • FFS reimbursement amount
  • hospital provider number

Availability of this file


CY 1999-2019
Q4 2020

Date Requests Can Be Accepted for Upcoming Releases:

CY 2020 available 11/2021
Q1 2021 available 08/2021

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