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Type of NQF serious reportable event


Data Element ID: DE110
Name: Type of NQF serious reportable event
Version: Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Serious reportable event-Type,CD
Definition: Determination of the applicable NQF Serious Reportable Event.
Question: What was the applicable Serious Reportable Event?
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Summary of Initial Report (SIR)
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: For further information regarding Serious Reportable Events (SREs), see National Quality Forum, Serious Reportable Events In Healthcare-2011 Update: A CONSENSUS REPORT, available at http://www.qualityforum.org/projects/hacs_and_sres.aspx Exit Disclaimer
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Concept Descriptor (CD)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 4
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
A459 a Surgical or Invasive Procedure Events: Surgery or other invasive procedure performed on the wrong site 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A462 b Surgical or Invasive Procedure Events: Surgery or other invasive procedure performed on the wrong patient 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A465 c Surgical or Invasive Procedure Events: Wrong surgical or other invasive procedure performed on a patient 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A468 d Surgical or Invasive Procedure Events: Unintended retention of a foreign object in a patient after surgery or other invasive procedure 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A471 e Surgical or Invasive Procedure Events: Intraoperative or immediately postoperative/postprocedure death in an ASA Class I patient 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A474 f Product or Device Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with the use of contaminated drugs, devices, or biologics provided by the healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A477 g Product or Device Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with the use or function of a device in patient care, in which the device is used or functions other than as intended 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A480 h Product or Device Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with intravascular air embolism that occurs while being cared for in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A484 i Patient Protection Events: Discharge or release of patient/resident of any age, who is unable to make decisions, to other than an authorized person 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A486 j Patient Protection Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with patient elopement (disappearance) 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A489 k Patient Protection Events: Patient suicide, attempted suicide, or self-harm that results in serious injury, while being cared for in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A492 l Care Management Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with a medication error (e.g., errors involving the wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong patient, wrong time, wrong rate, wrong preparation or wrong route of administration) 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A496 m Care Management Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with unsafe administration of blood products 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A498 n Care Management Events: Maternal death or serious injury associated with labor or delivery in a low-risk pregnancy while being cared for in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A503 o Care Management Events: Death or serious injury of a neonate associated with labor or delivery in a low-risk pregnancy 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A525 p Care Management Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with a fall while being cared for in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A508 q Care Management Events: Any Stage 3, Stage 4, and unstageable pressure ulcers acquired after admission/presentation to a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A513 r Care Management Events: Artificial insemination with the wrong donor sperm or wrong egg 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A514 s Care Management Events: Patient death or serious injury resulting from the irretrievable loss of an irreplaceable biological specimen 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A517 t Care Management Events: Patient death or serious injury resulting from failure to follow up or communicate laboratory, pathology, or radiology test results 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A516 u Environmental Events: Patient or staff death or serious injury associated with an electric shock in the course of a patient care process in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A521 v Environmental Events: Any incident in which systems designated for oxygen or other gas to be delivered to a patient contains no gas, the wrong gas or is contaminated by toxic substances 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A522 w Environmental Events: Patient or staff death or serious injury associated with a burn incurred from any source in the course of a patient care process in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A528 x Environmental Events: Patient death or serious injury associated with the use of physical restraints or bedrails while being cared for in a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A523 y Radiologic Events: Death or serious injury of a patient or staff associated with the introduction of a metallic object into the MRI area 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A526 z Potential Criminal Events: Any instance of care ordered by or provided by someone impersonating a physician, nurse, pharmacist, or other licensed healthcare provider 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A527 aa Potential Criminal Events: Abduction of a patient/resident of any age 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A532 bb Potential Criminal Events: Sexual abuse/assault on a patient or staff member within or on the grounds of a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A530 cc Potential Criminal Events: Death or serious injury of a patient or staff member resulting from a physical assault (i.e., battery) that occurs within or on the grounds of a healthcare setting 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
Effective Date: 04/03/2012
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: http://www.qualityforum.org/projects/hacs_and_sres.aspx Exit Disclaimer
Rationale for Change: N/A
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 04/03/2012
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