|Data Element ID:||DE48|
|Name:||Hispanic or Latino descent|
|Version:||Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2|
|Data Element ISO Name:||Patient-Hispanic or Latino ethnicity,CD|
|Definition:||Determination if the patient has Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.|
|Question:||Is the patient's ethnicity Hispanic or Latino?|
|Form Name:||Patient Information Form (PIF)|
|Setting:||Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital|
|Comments:||None defined at this time|
|Description of Change:||N/A|
|Go-To Logic:||Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts|
|Guide For Use:||
Answer this question only if you are reporting an incident.
Select 'Yes' if the patient was of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture.
Select 'No' if the patient was not of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture.
Select 'Unknown' if the patient's Hispanic or Latino ethnicity was unknown.
|HL7 Data Type:||Concept Descriptor (CD)|
|Answer Code||Answer ID||Answer Value||Code System||Code System Name|
|2135-2||a||Hispanic or Latino||2.16.840.1.113883.6.238||CDC Race and Ethnicity|
|2186-5||b||Not Hispanic or Latino||2.16.840.1.113883.6.238||CDC Race and Ethnicity|
|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 Date:||03/31/2010|