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This metadata information is subject to our disclaimer. Metadata information presented here is maintained manually. Therefore, date-sensitive fields such as feature count and date of last update may not be up-to-date. All metadata is subject to errors inherent in a manual process.

Descriptive nameHospitals
File namehospital
Spatial domainPima County
Abstracthospital displays the location of hospitals in Pima County based on a list of addresses provided by the Pima County Health Department. Points were screen digitized on the orthophoto street centerlines.
Known errors/qualificationsNon-hospitals were deleted from the list provided by Pima County Health including "Food Plus", community centers, schools and nursing homes. New hospitals have been added. The layer now truly represents just hospitals in our judgement.

10/2013: While this layer is maintained as a Shapefile, the coverage format is still required for certain nightly processing. See Steve Whitney.
Feature typepoint
Feature count 16
Thumbnail Map hospital.pdf PDF file format   (549,161 bytes, PDF created 03/04/2021 )
ProjectionNAD83 HPGN (Parameters)
Field/value metadata Field metadata    Field design change history
Source organizationPC Health Department
Source contact
Source document or file name
Source date1993
Source scale 1:12,000
Source formatPaper
Second source nameEach hospital's internet home page
Second source contact
Second source document or file name
Second source date
Second source scale
Second source formatUnknown
Date of last data update
(This date may not be current.)
Last data update byAl Jimenez
Date/time last touched - Meaning? See coverage files, if any, for coverage date.
  2021-03-03  10:51 PM - Shapefile - Library input format
  2021-03-03  10:51 PM - Enterprise GDB --
LineageDeleted El Dorado.
Updated address field to match with PC Adressing Standard. 11/25/2011.
Added 3 hospitals in DMAFB. 08/14/2012.
Deleted Tucson Heart Hospital 12/30/14.
Added Green Valley Hospital 2/17/16.
Added Northwest Emergency Center Marana 9/28/18
Name change Northwest Medical Center Oro Valley to Oro Valley Hospital 8/7/19.
Changed name of Green Valley Hospital to Santa Cruz Valley Regional Hospital 9/14/20
On maintenance?Yes
Maintenance organizationPC ITD GIS
Maintenance frequencyVaries
Maintenance descriptionGIS staff updates this layer as needed.
Library write access Pima County ITD GIS
GIS Library inputShape Std
GIS library file format path \mars1\az\counties\pima\shapes\
GIS library files Shapefile listing - Coverage log | files
Original conversion byPC IT GIS Division
Pima County ITD GIS contactFelipe Morales
Alternate Pima County ITD GIS contacte-mail address
On Pima County Geospatial Data Portal? Yes

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