Beginning date of service

SAS Name
SRVC_BGN_DT

BEGINNING DATE OF SERVICE FOR THIS CLAIM.

Comments

USER NOTE: THIS DATE MAY OR MAY NOT BE THE ADMISSION DATE.

SOURCE: MSIS CLAIMS FILE: 'BEGINNING-DATE-OF-SERVICE'. MSIS DATES WITH 8- OR 9-FILL VALUES ARE CHANGED TO 0-FILL (ZERO-FILL).

EDIT-RULES: YYYYMMDD