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Telephone number


Data Element ID: DE52
Name: Telephone number
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Reporter-Phone number, TEL
Definition: Documentation of the reporter's work phone number.
Question: Telephone Number:
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Healthcare Event Reporting Form (HERF)
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Comments: None defined at this time
Description of Change: Changed the Data Element Name from "Reporter phone number" to "Telephone Number"
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Enter your ten-digit telephone number (including extension, if necessary) in the space provided, unless you have selected to remain anonymous.
This information is not transmitted to the Network of Patient Safety Databases (NPSD).
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Telecommunication Address (TEL)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 25
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable
Effective Date: 03/31/2010
Until Date: - -
Update Date: 04/03/2012
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: Data Element Name clarification
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 04/03/2012
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