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Timing of first pressure ulcer risk assessment


Data Element ID: DE423
Name: Timing of first pressure ulcer risk assessment
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Risk assessment_Pressure ulcer-Documentation_Timing,CD
Definition: Determination of when the first pressure ulcer risk assessment was documented.
Question: When was the first pressure ulcer risk assessment 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: Changed Definition from "Determination of when the first pressure ulcer risk assessment was performed." to "Determination of when the first pressure ulcer risk assessment was documented.";
Changed the Data Element Question from "When was the first pressure ulcer risk assessment performed" to "When was the first pressure ulcer risk assessment documented?";
Changed A1779 (d) from "No risk assessment performed" to "No risk assessment documented" in the answer value set
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Select 'On admission (within 24 hours)' if the risk assessment was documented on, or within 24 hours of, admission.
Select 'Not on admission, but documented prior to the discovery of a newly-developed, or advancement of an existing, pressure ulcer' if the risk assessment was documented after admission but prior to the discovery of the newly developed, or advancement of the existing, pressure ulcer.
Select 'Not on admission, but documented after discovery of a newly-developed, or advancement of an existing, pressure ulcer' if the risk assessment was documented after discovery of the newly developed, or advancement of the existing, pressure ulcer.
Select 'No risk assessment documented' if no risk assessment was documented during the hospital stay.
Select 'Unknown' if you cannot determine whether a risk assessment was documented.
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Concept Descriptor (CD)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 5
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
A1770 a On admission (within 24 hours) 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1773 b Not on admission, but documented prior to the discovery of a newly-developed, or advancement of an existing, pressure ulcer 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1776 c Not on admission, but documented after discovery of a newly-developed, or advancement of an existing, pressure ulcer 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1779 d No risk assessment documented 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
UNK e Unknown 2.16.840.1.113883.5.1008 HL7 NullFlavor
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 Definition clarification;
Data Element Question clarification;
Answer Value clarification
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 04/03/2012
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