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Other type of infection


Data Element ID: DE249
Name: Other type of infection
Version: 1.1
Data Element ISO Name: Infection-Other type_Non SSI,CD
Synonym: None defined at this time
Definition: Determination of the types of other types of infection (not involving surgical site) that is being reported.
Question: Which other type of infection?
Conditionality: Reserved for future use
Multiple Choice: Not Applicable
Form Name: Healthcare-associated Infection
Data Set: Reserved for future use
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Language: U.S. English
Comments: None defined at this time
Description of Change: Maximum Length has been updated from the previous value, which was ´5´.
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Answer this question only if the type of infection being reported is not a primary blood stream infection, a pneumonia, a urinary tract infection or a surgical site infection.
Format: Not Applicable
HL7 Data Type: Concept Descriptor (CD)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 5 (500 for free text associated with ´Other: Please Specify´ response.)
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
A1113 a Bone or joint infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1116 b Central nervous system infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1119 c Cardiovascular system infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1122 d Eye, ear, nose, throat, or mouth infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1125 e Gastrointestinal system infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1128 f Lower respiratory tract infection (other than pneumonia) 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1131 g Reproductive tract infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1134 h Skin or soft tissue infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1137 i Systemic infection 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A66 j Other: Please specify 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
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: 03/31/2010
Responsible Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Creator: John C. Moquin
Data Steward: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
References: No specific reference at this time
Rationale for Change: Not Applicable
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 03/31/2010
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