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Admission skin inspection documented

Data Element ID: DE420
Name: Admission skin inspection documented
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Skin inspection-Documentation_On admission,CD
Definition: Documentation of a skin inspection done on admission to this facility.
Question: On admission to this facility, was a skin inspection documented?
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Pressure Ulcer
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: Select 'Yes' if a skin inspection was documented on admission to the facility in accordance with its internal Policies & Procedures.
Select 'No' if there was no documentation of an admission skin inspection performed in accordance with the facility's internal Policies & Procedures.
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 a Yes 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
A18 b No 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
UNK c Unknown 2.16.840.1.113883.5.1008 HL7 NullFlavor
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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