Accession Number : ADB166262

Title :   Coordinated Care Data Dictionaries - July 1992.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HCS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Optenberg, Scott A. ; Wilson, Wayne ; Lenart, Frank ; Bigelow, Richard ; Nelson, Jerome

Report Date : 27 JUL 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 111

Abstract : There are five data dictionaries contained in this document. First is the Composite Inpatient Record Version 2 (CIR). Second is the Professional Services Index File (PIF). Third is the Composite Professional Services Record Version 1 (CPR). Fourth is the Catchment Area Provider File (Provider or PRV). Fifth is the Consolidated Budget Record Version 1 (CBR). Each data dictionary contains the information pertinent to the variable, name, length, type, description, code definitions for a single record. It also contains a brief description of variable component relationships and how they work together to accomplish total episode of care analysis. Detailed discussions regarding the methodology developed to derive these record types are not included in this publication.

Descriptors :   *DICTIONARIES, *DOCUMENTS, *HEALTH, *RECORDS, *MEDICAL SERVICES, *CLINICAL MEDICINE, BUDGETS, DISTRIBUTION, INDEXES, LENGTH, METHODOLOGY, TEST AND EVALUATION, VARIABLES, WORK.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE