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77556-9Method used to connect with a patient [NMMDS]Active

Term Description

The type of method used (e.g. walking, motorized vehicle, bicycle, email, telephone, etc.) to connect with the client or patient for an encounter. An encounter is an interaction between a provider and a patient for the direct provision of health care service(s).
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Part Description

LP174447-5   NMMDS
The Nursing Management Minimum Data Set (NMMDS) is a researched-based set of core essential data used to support the administrative and management information needs for the provision of nursing care. NMMDS consists of 18 data elements grouped into three broad categories - environment, nursing care, and financial resources. Environment data elements include unit/service unique identifiers, type of nursing delivery unit/service, patient/client population, volume of nursing delivery unit/service, and method of care delivery. Nursing care data elements include manager demographic profile, nursing staff and client care support personnel, nursing care staff demographic profile, and nursing care staff satisfaction. Financial resources data elements are payer type, reimbursement, nursing delivery unit/service budget, expenses. Copyright Copyright © 2006 Diane Huber and Connie Delaney. Source: NMMDS, NMMDS

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Method used to connect with a patient
Property
Type
Time
Pt
System
Provider
Scale
Nom
Method
NMMDS

Basic Attributes

Class
SURVEY.NMMDS
Type
Surveys
First Released
Version 2.52
Last Updated
Version 2.58
Order vs. Observation
Observation

Normative Answer List LL3621-1

Source: NMMDS

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Walking 06.09.01 LA11834-1
Motorized vehicle 06.09.02 LA24006-1
Nonmotorized vehicle (e.g. bicycle) 06.09.03 LA24007-9
Asynchronous electronic communication (e.g., email, blogging) 06.09.04 LA24008-7
Synchronous communication (e.g., telephone, telehealth video visit) 06.09.05 LA24009-5
Monitoring from the nurses’ station (e.g., remote camera monitoring) 06.09.06 LA24010-3
Monitoring in the client(s) room (e.g., sitting in client room) 06.09.07 LA24011-1

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
52826-5 Nursing Management Minimum Data Set panel [NMMDS]

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