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Req-781Information View2013 Format
STATEMENT: Support user-defined information views.

DESCRIPTION: Views of the information can be tailored for or by the user (or department or "job classification" for their presentation preferences, within local or facility established rules. For...
STATEMENT: Support user-defined information views.

DESCRIPTION: Views of the information can be tailored for or by the user (or department or "job classification" for their presentation preferences, within local or facility established rules. For example, a nursing supervisor may elect or prefer to see summary data on all patients as the default view.
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Immunizations, Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-798Referral completion capture2013 FormatThe system SHOULD provide the ability to capture completion of a referral appointment.Primary Care ManagementNormative Statementsno
Req-800Newborn dried blood spot collection time and state2013 Format
The system SHALL record the state and collection date and time with precision no less than the nearest clock hour for when each newborn screening dried blood spot was collected. Multiple samples at multiple times...
The system SHALL record the state and collection date and time with precision no less than the nearest clock hour for when each newborn screening dried blood spot was collected. Multiple samples at multiple times may be collected, such as in those states that require repeat testing or on prematurely born neonates.
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Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-801Record time when mandated point-of-service testing occurred2013 Format
The system SHALL record the date and time with precision no less than the nearest clock hour when a mandated non-blood spot newborn screening occurred, as well as the specific modality and the results of...
The system SHALL record the date and time with precision no less than the nearest clock hour when a mandated non-blood spot newborn screening occurred, as well as the specific modality and the results of the screen using standard codified terms (e.g., SNOMED-CT Presently, this is only newborn hearing screening. Multiple screenings at multiple times may occur.
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Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-802Record refusal of newborn dried blood spot testing2013 FormatThe system SHALL capture refusal of newborn dried blood spot if such screening is refused by the child's legal guardian.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-803Record refusal of point-of-service testing2013 FormatThe system SHALL capture refusal of non-blood spot newborn screening (e.g., newborn hearing screening if such screening is refused by the child's legal guardian.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-809Report results of non-blood spot newborn screening tests2013 FormatThe system SHALL be able to report results of non-blood spot newborn screening tests to the state public health department according to their guidelines.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-810Provide ACT sheets to clinicians after out-of-range newborn screening result2013 FormatThe system SHOULD provide guidance to clinicians about the management of an out-of-range newborn screening result by providing the HRSA-funded ACT sheets.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-811Record final diagnosis for abnormal newborn screening results2013 FormatThe system SHALL record the final diagnosis for those with out-of-range or insufficient newborn screening results. This includes 'Normal' or the particular diagnosis.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-812Record reporting of newborn screening results to the state health department2013 FormatThe system SHALL record that the diagnosis for those with an out-of-range or insufficient newborn screening result was provided to the state public health department according to their guidelines.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-813Record parental notification of newborn screening diagnosis2013 FormatThe system SHALL record that the child's legal guardians were notified of any newborn screening-related diagnosis.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-814Provide educational material from health department for newborn screening conditions2013 FormatThe system SHOULD provide parent educational material available from the state public health department regarding the appropriate newborn screening-related condition.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-815Record diagnoses on patient problem summary list2013 FormatThe system SHOULD include all diagnoses resulting from newborn screening other than 'Normal' on a patient problem summary list.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-818Support appropriate newborn screening and follow-up2013 FormatThe system SHALL incorporate the algorithms described in http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/121/1/192.abstract Exit Disclaimer to assure screening has been accomplished and that results have been followed up.Newborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-819Document appropriate newborn screening2013 FormatThe system SHALL document completion of the steps described in http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/121/1/192.abstract. Exit DisclaimerNewborn ScreeningNormative Statementsno
Req-822Newborn Screening Follow-Up2013 Format
The goal of newborn screening is to identify a wide range of conditions that can potentially benefit from early detection during the presymptomatic or early symptomatic period. Historically, newborn screening has been based on dried...
The goal of newborn screening is to identify a wide range of conditions that can potentially benefit from early detection during the presymptomatic or early symptomatic period. Historically, newborn screening has been based on dried blood spot analysis by state public health departments. More recently, point-of-service testing in the nursery (e.g., newborn hearing screening has been included. Another point-of-service test that will likely be added in the coming year to newborn screening is pulse oximetry to detect critical cyanotic congenital heart disease. Newborn screening is expanding at a rapid rate. Although the US Secretary of Health and Human Services makes recommendations about what should be included as part of newborn screening, individual states are responsible for developing their own panel, including the threshold for a positive test. Some states require retesting of all newborns. States have varying methods of short and long-term follow-up for those that have tested positive. Some parents may choose to have supplemental newborn screening through private laboratories. This is outside of the scope of this requirement statement.

ONC and HRSA are actively developing use cases and other health IT resources around newborn screening. A use case is available at: http://www.hhs.gov/healthit/usecases/documents/NBSDetailedUseCase.pdf. The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM has published the Newborn Screening Coding and Terminology to promote and facilitate the use of electronic health data standards for the conditions recommended for screening by the HHS Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children (ACHDNC This is available at: http://newbornscreeningcodes.nlm.nih.gov/.

The National Newborn Screening and Genetics Resource Center (http://genes-r-us.uthscsa.edu/ provides continuously updated information on the conditions screened for in each state. In addition, links are available to each state program. The Resource Center also provides educational material for clinicians and family members.
Well-described clinical algorithms have been developed to guide general pediatricians and subspecialists in the process of newborn screening. These are available at: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/121/1/192.abstract. Exit Disclaimer The requirements were designed to support these algorithms. In addition, these requirements support the transition from diagnosis through screening to chronic condition management and long-term follow-up as described in Kemper AR, Boyle CA, Aceves J, et al. Long-term follow-up after diagnosis resulting from newborn screening: statement of the US Secretary of Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborns and Children. Genet Med. 2008:10:259-261.
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Newborn ScreeningHeaderno
Req-823Newborn Screening Decision Support2013 Format

ONC and HRSA are actively developing use cases and other health IT resources around newborn screening. A use case is available at: http://www.hhs.gov/healthit/usecases/documents/NBSDetailedUseCase.pdf [1]. The U.S. National...

ONC and HRSA are actively developing use cases and other health IT resources around newborn screening. A use case is available at: http://www.hhs.gov/healthit/usecases/documents/NBSDetailedUseCase.pdf [1]. The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM has published the Newborn Screening Coding and Terminology to promote and facilitate the use of electronic health data standards for the conditions recommended for screening by the HHS Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children (ACHDNC This is available at: http://newbornscreeningcodes.nlm.nih.gov/ [2].

The National Newborn Screening and Genetics Resource Center (http://genes-r-us.uthscsa.edu/ [3] provides continuously updated information on the conditions screened for in each state. In addition, links are available to each state program. The Resource Center also provides educational materials for clinicians and family members.
Well-described clinical algorithms have been developed to guide general pediatricians and subspecialists in the process of newborn screening. These are available at: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/121/1/192.abstract[4]. Exit Disclaimer The requirements were designed to support these algorithms. In addition, these requirements support the transition from diagnosis through screening to chronic condition management and long-term follow-up as described in Kemper AR, Boyle CA, Aceves J, et al. Long-term follow-up after diagnosis resulting from newborn screening: statement of the US Secretary of Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborns and Children. Genet Med. 2008:10:259-261

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[1] http://www.hhs.gov/healthit/usecases/documents/NBSDetailedUseCase.pdf
[2] http://newbornscreeningcodes.nlm.nih.gov/
[3] http://genes-r-us.uthscsa.edu/ Exit Disclaimer
[4] http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/121/1/192.abstract Exit Disclaimer
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Newborn ScreeningHeaderno
Req-824Age Precision2013 FormatBecause children change substantially during the first several years of life, their age must be calculated more precisely (during that period than that of adults, often with units considerably smaller than years.Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-825Calculate patient age precisely enough to support environment-specific activities2013 FormatThe system SHALL calculate patient age precisely enough to support environment-specific activities that vary significantly in the first hours, days, and months of life.Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-826Calculate patient age to the minute2013 FormatThe system SHOULD calculate patient age no less precisely than the nearest minute for at least the first week of lifeWell Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-827Age Presentation2013 FormatAge PresentationWell Child/Preventive CareHeaderno
Req-828Age Unit Selection2013 FormatAge units must be appropriate to the actual age, required precision, social conventions, and the environment of care.Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-829Present patient age using appropriate units2013 FormatThe system SHALL present patient age using units appropriate to the actual age of the patient, using appropriate thresholds for unit selectionWell Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-830Age unit threshold implementation rules2013 FormatThe system SHOULD develop age unit threshold implementation rules that account for the variable lengths of months.Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-831Ability to customize age unit thresholds2013 FormatThe system SHOULD enable implementation-specific customization of the age unit thresholds.Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-832Patient age in units appropriate to environment of care2013 FormatThe system SHALL present patient age using units appropriate to the environment of care as well as the patient age.Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsyes
Req-833Support adapting of age units per care environment and age threshold needs2013 FormatThe system SHALL enable age units to be adapted to care environment-specific age thresholds.Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-834Unit-specific calculation2013 FormatUnit-specific calculationWell Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-835Implement age rounding rules2013 Format
The system SHOULD implement age rounding rules that conform to social conventions of age representation
- Age in years, months, weeks, and days should be incremented at the 'day' level of precision, and rounded down...
The system SHOULD implement age rounding rules that conform to social conventions of age representation
- Age in years, months, weeks, and days should be incremented at the 'day' level of precision, and rounded down to an integer
- Age in months should be calculated as though dates that do not exist in a particular month are equivalent to the 1st day of the following month.
- Age in hours and minutes should be incremented at the 'minute' level of precision, and rounded down to an integer
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Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-837Precise birth date and time entry2013 FormatThe system SHALL enable entry of the date and time of birth (no less precisely than to the minute if required by the scope of practice.Birth InformationNormative Statementsyes
Req-838Precise birth date and time storage2013 Format
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Birth InformationNormative Statementsno
Req-839Display growth charts2013 Format
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Growth DataNormative Statementsyes
Req-840Growth Charts2013 Format
Anthropometric measures and trends in growth are central to the prevision of pediatric care. Abnormal growth is often the first sign of underlying chronic illness. In addition, body size is necessary for the dosing of...
Anthropometric measures and trends in growth are central to the prevision of pediatric care. Abnormal growth is often the first sign of underlying chronic illness. In addition, body size is necessary for the dosing of most drugs in pediatrics. In general, there are three main direct measures - head circumference, length/height, and weight. Body mass index is calculated based on weight and height.
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Growth Data, Primary Care Management, Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-843Display date of each data point on growth chart2013 FormatFor all growth charts the curve SHOULD provide a display of the date of each data point shown on the curve.Growth Data, Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-844Growth chart magnification2013 FormatFor all growth charts the system SHOULD allow the magnification ("zooming" of the display in order to facilitate understanding of curves where there are many densely-spaced data points.Growth Data, Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-845Ability to exclude data points from growth charts2013 FormatFor all growth charts the system SHOULD allow for the exclusion of selected data points, as in when a patient presents with an acute abnormality that affects the measurement (e.g., acute dehydrationGrowth Data, Primary Care ManagementNormative Statementsno
Req-846Support display of normative curves in standard deviations2013 FormatFor all curves described here, the system MAY provide views of normative curves in standard deviations to allow for the interpretation of more extreme measurements (e.g., charts for very obese children where all measurements are >95th percentileGrowth DataNormative Statementsno
Req-847Head Circumference2013 FormatHead circumference is typically measured in newborns and then at every well-child visit through 36 months of life. Head circumference may also be measured at other times based on clinician concern, or in cases of chronic neurologic disease or developmental delayChildren with Special Healthcare Needs, Growth Data, Primary Care Management, Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-848Record head circumference precisely2013 FormatThe system SHALL record head circumference at least to the half centimeter, or quarter inch, based on user preference, and record the date of measure.Growth Data, Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-850Display head circumference on population-specific growth charts2013 Format
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Children with Special Healthcare Needs, Growth DataNormative Statementsno
Req-851Length/Height2013 FormatLength is typically measured in newborns and then at every well-child visit through 36 months of life. Afterwards, height is typically recorded. Length/height may also be measured at other times based on clinician concern.Growth Data, Primary Care Management, Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-852Measure length/height precisely2013 FormatThe system SHALL record length/height at least to the half centimeter, or quarter inch, based on user preference, whether the measure was length or height, and record the date of measure.Growth Data, Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-853Display length/height data on CDC and WHO growth chart2013 FormatThe system SHALL be able to display all recorded length/height data on the sex-specific CDC and WHO growth chart.Growth Data, Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-854Display length/height data on population-specific growth charts2013 FormatThe system MAY display length/height data on selected population-specific growth charts (e.g., children with Down syndrome or a particular ethnicityGrowth DataNormative Statementsno
Req-855Weight2013 FormatWeight is typically measured in newborns and then at every patient encounter.Children with Special Healthcare Needs, Growth Data, Primary Care Management, Well Child/Preventive CareFunctionno
Req-856Weight precision: 2 months and younger2013 FormatThe system SHALL record weight in kilograms with up to 3 decimal points (i.e., in grams through 2 months of life or 10 kg, whichever comes later.Growth DataNormative Statementsno
Req-857Weight precision: 2 months and older2013 FormatThe system SHALL record weight in kilograms with up to two decimal points in children after 2 months of life or 10 kg, whichever comes later.Growth DataNormative Statementsno
Req-858Support precise measurement units in both metric and English system2013 FormatThe system SHALL have similar levels of precision in both the Metric and English systems for recording weight.Growth DataNormative Statementsno
Req-859Display weight data on CDC and WHO growth chart2013 FormatThe system SHALL be able to display all recorded weight data on the sex-specific CDC and WHO growth chart.Growth Data, Well Child/Preventive CareNormative Statementsno
Req-860Display weight data on population-specific growth charts2013 Format
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Children with Special Healthcare Needs, Growth DataNormative Statementsno
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