Preliminary Requests

North Carolina Hospital Discharge Data

For preliminary requests and grant preparation we recommend the use of the query tool on HCUPnet. HCUPnet data are publicly available at no charge. National statistics are available for inpatient, ambulatory surgery/outpatient and emergency department. State statistics, including those for North Carolina, can be found at these links:

State Statistics on All Stays

Quick National or State Statistics

State Statistics on All ED Visits

Quick National or State Statistics on All ED Visits

County-Level Statistics

If this tool is insufficient for planning purposes, please contact Sheps Staff with your request.