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Description of procedure associated with event


Data Element ID: DE461
Name: Description of procedure associated with event
Version: 1.1
Data Element ISO Name: Event_Surgery-Procedure,ED
Synonym: None defined at this time
Definition: Brief description of the procedure associated with this event.
Question: Describe briefly the procedure associated with this event:
Conditionality: Reserved for future use
Multiple Choice: Not Applicable
Form Name: Surgery or Anesthesia
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: Not applicable for this release
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Answer the questions for 'Surgery or Anesthesia' only if (1) the patient safety concern involved an event, i.e., an incident or a near miss, and (2) the event involved a surgical or other invasive procedure or the administration of anesthesia, including immediate preparations for same, e.g., a crash intubation.

Describe the procedure associated with the event in your own words. If the event did not involve an invasive procedure, but only the administration of anesthesia, e.g., anesthesia for a non-invasive orthopedic manipulation, indicate the reason for the anesthetic and/or the type of associated non-invasive procedure, if any.

This information will not be forwarded to the Network of Patient Safety Databases (NPSD).
Format: Not Applicable
HL7 Data Type: Encapsulated Data (ED)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 500
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable
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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