|Data Element ID:||DE414|
|Name:||Status of Stage 3, 4, or unstageable pressure ulcer on admission|
|Data Element ISO Name:||Pressure Ulcer_Stage 3 4 unstageable-Status_On admission,CD|
|Synonym:||None defined at this time|
|Definition:||Determination of the status of the existing pressure ulcer on admission to the facility.|
|Question:||What was the status of the Stage 3, 4, or unstageable pressure ulcer on admission?|
|Conditionality:||Reserved for future use|
|Multiple Choice:||Not Applicable|
|Form Name:||Pressure Ulcer|
|Data Set:||Reserved for future use|
|Setting:||Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital|
|Comments:||None defined at this time|
|Description of Change:||Not applicable for this release|
|Go-To Logic:||Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts|
|Guide For Use:||
Select 'Stage 1' if the most advanced stage of the skin lesion being reported was intact skin with non-blanchable redness of a localized area usually over a bony prominence.
Select 'Stage 2' if the most advanced stage of the skin lesion being reported was partial-thickness tissue loss of dermis presenting as a shallow open ulcer with a red pink wound bed, without slough.
Select 'Stage 3' if the most advanced stage of the skin lesion being reported was full-thickness tissue loss. Subcutaneous fat may be visible, but bone, tendon or muscle are not exposed.
Select 'Stage 4' if the most advanced stage of the skin lesion being reported was full-thickness tissue loss with exposed bone, tendon or muscle.
Select 'Unstageable (presumed to be stage 3 or 4)' if the most advanced stage of the skin lesion being reported was full-thickness tissue loss in which the base of the ulcer is covered by slough and/or eschar in the wound bed.
Select 'Suspected Deep Tissue Injury' if the most advanced stage of the skin lesion being reported was a purple or maroon localized area of discolored intact skin or blood-filled blister due to damage of underlying soft tissue from pressure and/or shear.
|HL7 Data Type:||Concept Descriptor (CD)|
|Answer Code||Answer ID||Answer Value||Code System||Code System Name|
|A1716||a||Not present||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|A1698||b||Stage 1||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|A1701||c||Stage 2||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|A1713||d||Suspected Deep Tissue Injury||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|A1704||e||Stage 3||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|A1707||f||Stage 4||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|A1710||g||Unstageable||2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12||AHRQ Common Formats|
|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:||National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel http://www.npuap.org/resources.htm|
|Rationale for Change:||Not Applicable|
|Administrative Status Date:||03/31/2010|