STS National Database Contact Information

STS is available to help you with questions regarding the STS National Database. 

Intermacs and Pedimacs 
Contact Kathryn Hollifield if you have questions regarding Intermacs and Pedimacs.

Adult Cardiac Surgery Database, General Thoracic Surgery Database, and Congenital Heart Surgery Database 
Participants are strongly encouraged to review these training videos and resources related to Database reports and platform functionality.

If you have specific questions regarding the platform or participant reports, contact the STS National Database helpdesk. You will receive a helpdesk ticket, and STS will aim to follow up with you within 2 business days. Note: Heavy call and email volumes are anticipated as harvest deadlines approach. We appreciate your patience. 

Contact the STS National Database staff team with general Database questions including:

  • Harvest schedules
  • STS participation agreement and other contracts
  • Updating contacts (e.g., adding/removing surgeons, data managers). Note: Forms may only be submitted by the participant’s primary contact. 
  • Invoices and billing

For clinical questions (e.g., how to code a case), submit an STS Clinical Question Request Form.

For questions regarding public reporting, contact STS Public Reporting.