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Reporter's job

Data Element ID: DE36
Name: Reporter's job
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Reporter-Position, PN
Definition: Documentation of the reporter's job or position.
Question: Reporter's Job or Position:
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 job or position" to "Reporter's job";
Changed the HL7 Data Type from 'Encapsulated Data (ED)' to 'Person Name (PN)'
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Enter your job title or position at the facility 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: Person Name (PN)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 100
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;
AHRQ has provided supplemental CDA XML file specifications (available as Appendix C - https://www.psoppc.org/web/patientsafety/version-1.2_techspecs) Exit Disclaimer for inclusion of data elements collected for local facility and PSO use only within the Common Formats Patient Safety Report CDA XML file. This data element is part of this supplemental specification and its HL7 Data Type has been updated to reflect its implementation within this specification.
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 04/03/2012
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