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The CARE_SITE table contains a list of uniquely identified institutional (physical or organizational) units where healthcare delivery is practiced (offices, wards, hospitals, clinics, etc.).
|care_site_id||Yes||integer||A unique identifier for each Care Site.|
|care_site_name||No||varchar(255)||The verbatim description or name of the Care Site as in data source|
|place_of_service_concept_id||No||integer||A foreign key that refers to a Place of Service Concept ID in the Standardized Vocabularies.|
|location_id||No||integer||A foreign key to the geographic Location in the LOCATION table, where the detailed address information is stored.|
|care_site_source_value||No||varchar(50)||The identifier for the Care Site in the source data, stored here for reference.|
|place_of_service_source_value||No||varchar(50)||The source code for the Place of Service as it appears in the source data, stored here for reference.|