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Version 2.67

85646-8Level of consciousness - Alert (normal) during 3 day assessment [CAM.CMS]Active

Term Description

This term is the CMS Assessment adaption of question 4 on the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM): "[Altered level of consciousness] Overall, how would you rate this patient's level of consciousness? (Alert [normal]; Vigilant [hyperalert, overly sensitive to environmental stimuli, startled very easily], Lethargic [drowsy, easily aroused]; Stupor [difficult to arouse]; Coma; [unarousable]; Uncertain)"
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Level of consciousness - Alert (normal) during 3D assessment
Property
Find
Time
3D
System
^Patient
Scale
Ord
Method
CAM.CMS

Basic Attributes

Class
SURVEY.CMS
Type
Surveys
First Released
Version 2.61
Last Updated
Version 2.67
Change Reason
Release 2.67: METHOD_TYP: Method updated to reflect that this item is from the CMS adaption of the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM); SURVEY_QUEST_TEXT: Survey question from CMS was added to clarify that this term is an adaptation of question 4 from the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM)
Order vs. Observation
Observation

Survey Question

Text
Altered Level of Consciousness. Overall, how would you rate the patient's level of consciousness? Alert (Normal)
Source
CMS

Normative Answer List LL251-0

Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Answer Code Score Answer ID
No Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:373067005 No (qualifier value) 0 LA32-8
Yes Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:373066001 Yes (qualifier value) 1 LA33-6

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
85645-0 Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation (CARE) Data Set (LCDS) - Admission - version 3.00 [CMS Assessment]
87509-6 Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation (CARE) Data Set (LCDS) - Admission - version 4.00 [CMS Assessment]
85662-5 Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation (CARE) Data Set (LCDS) - Planned Discharge - version 3.00 [CMS Assessment]
87507-0 Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation (CARE) Data Set (LCDS) - Planned Discharge - version 4.00 [CMS Assessment]
85668-2 Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation (CARE) Data Set (LCDS) - Unplanned Discharge - version 3.00 [CMS Assessment]
87508-8 Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation (CARE) Data Set (LCDS) - Unplanned Discharge - version 4.00 [CMS Assessment]

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