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Identity of reporter

Data Element ID: DE33
Name: Identity of reporter
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Reporter-Identity,CD
Definition: Documentation if the reporter was anonymous.
Question: Anonymous Reporter
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Healthcare Event Reporting Form (HERF)
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Comments: The valid values for this data element are A15 (Yes) or A18 (No). Default the answer value to A18 (No) unless the user has selected "Anonymous Reporter".
Description of Change: N/A
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Select 'Anonymous Reporter' if you wish to remain anonymous.
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Concept Descriptor (CD)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 3
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
A15 Yes 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
A18 No 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
Effective Date: 03/31/2010
Until Date: - -
Update Date: - -
Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Submitting Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Date of Submission: - -
Responsible Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Creator: Amy Helwig, MD, MS
Data Steward: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
References: No specific reference at this time
Rationale for Change: N/A
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 03/31/2010
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