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Action Name Data Element ID Version State/Organization
Admission Source MC021 2010-03-16 Maine
Admission Source MC021 v1.2 Maine
Data Element: Admission Source MC021 - 2010-03-16
(Maine)
Admission Source MC021 - v1.2
(Maine)
[Shared]Data Element ID MC021 MC021
[Unshared]Definition Not Provided This field is required for inpatient hospital bills. It records the source of admission. For newborns (ADMSR = 4)
[Shared] State / Source Maine
Maine
[Unshared]Data Type varchar CHAR
[Shared]Length 1 1
[Shared]Field Name ADMSR ADMSR
[Unshared]DATE AVAIL '1/4/2004 Not Supplied
[Unshared]Date Required Not Supplied '2004-03-31
[Unshared]Warnings Not Supplied This field was not required until 2004. Many payers do not capture this information. Approximately 25% of the 2003 records have this field populated.
Data Element: Admission Source MC021 - 2010-03-16
(Maine)
Admission Source MC021 - v1.2
(Maine)
[Unshared]1 Not Utilized Normal delivery
[Unshared]2 Not Utilized Premature delivery
[Unshared]3 Not Utilized Sick baby
[Unshared]4 Not Utilized Extramural birth
[Unshared]5 Not Utilized Transfer from a skilled nursing facility
[Unshared]6 Not Utilized Transfer from another health care facility
[Unshared]7 Not Utilized Emergency Room
[Unshared]8 Not Utilized Court/Law enforcement
[Unshared]9 Not Utilized Information not available
[Shared]Admissions other than newborn Not Utilized null
[Shared]For newborns (ADMSR = 4) Not Utilized null
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