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Req-688: Encounter/Episode of Care Management
Release Package: 2013 Format

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2013 Format

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Encounter/Episode of Care Management


STATEMENT: Support the definition of Manage and document the health care needed and delivered during an encounter/episode of care.
DESCRIPTION: Using data standards and technologies that support interoperability, encounter management promotes patient-centered/oriented care and enables real time, immediate point of service, point of care by facilitating efficient work flow and operations performance to ensure the integrity of: (1) the health record, (2) public health, financial and administrative reporting, and (3) the healthcare delivery process
This support is necessary for direct care functionality that relies on providing user interaction and workflows, which are configured according to clinical protocols and business rules based on encounter specific values such as care setting, encounter type (inpatient, outpatient, home health, etc.), provider type, patient's EHR, health status, demographics, and the initial purpose of the encounter.

Related Requirements:

Relationship Release Package Requirement ID Requirement Title Requirement Type SHALL / SHOULD / MAY Compare Requirements
Req-688 Is Child Of 2013 Format Req-285 Administrative and Financial Header Not Applicable Compare
Req-688 Is Parent Of 2013 Format Req-701 Encounter Specific Functionality Function Not Applicable Compare
Req-688 Is Parent Of Req-783 Specialized Views Not Applicable Compare
Req-688 Is Parent Of Req-784 Other Encounter and Episode of Care Support Function Not Applicable Compare




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Last Updated 04/13/2016
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