Hospital Data (all data submitted for all hospitals)
Standard Hospital Reports (topic specific data for all hospitals)
Freestanding Outpatient Surgical Center (FOSC) Data
Diagnostic Imaging Facility Data
The HCCIS database maintains financial, utilization, staffing, and services data for research on the cost and use of hospital and related services in Minnesota. Financial data is reported for the hospital and for the institution, for those hospitals that are affiliated with another institution. MDH maintains HCCIS data beginning in 1987, to allow researchers to evaluate industry trends.
Currently, 134 acute-care (78 Critical Access), 11 Specialized, and Psychiatric hospitals; 70 Freestanding Outpatient Surgical Centers, and 410 Diagnostic Imaging Facilities report data to HCCIS. Data can be downloaded from this site (see format of the data) or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org for a custom report.
Extensive audits are conducted to assure reporting compliance. Data extracts are available only after the Minnesota Department of Health is assured the databases are reflective of accurate and consistent reporting by hospitals, surgical centers, and imaging facilities.[back to top]