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95246-5U.S. Household Food Security Survey [U.S. FSS]Active

Term Description

The U.S. Household Food Security Survey is designed to use each household's overall pattern of response to these questions to determine its score on the food security scale and its classification by food-security status level.
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Panel Hierarchy
Details for each LOINC in Panel LHC-Forms

LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
95246-5 U.S. Household Food Security Survey [U.S. FSS]
Indent95247-3 Which of these statements best describes the food eaten in your household in the last 12 months:
Indent88122-7 (I/We) worried whether (my/our) food would run out before (I/we) got money to buy more.
Indent88123-5 The food that (I/we) bought just didn't last, and (I/we) didn't have money to get more.
Indent95248-1 "(I/we) couldn't afford to eat balanced meals." Was that often, sometimes, or never true for (you/your household) in the last 12 months?
Indent95249-9 In the last 12 months, since last (name of current month), did (you/you or other adults in your household) ever cut the size of your meals or skip meals because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95250-7 How often did this happen—almost every month, some months but not every month, or in only 1 or 2 months?
Indent95251-5 In the last 12 months, did you ever eat less than you felt you should because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95252-3 In the last 12 months, were you ever hungry but didn't eat because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95253-1 In the last 12 months, did you lose weight because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95254-9 In the last 12 months, did (you/you or other adults in your household) ever not eat for a whole day because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95255-6 How often did this happen—almost every month, some months but not every month, or in only 1 or 2 months?
Indent95256-4 "(I/we) relied on only a few kinds of low-cost food to feed (my/our) child/the children) because (I was/we were) running out of money to buy food." Was that often, sometimes, or never true for (you/your household) in the last 12 months?
Indent95257-2 "(I/we) relied on only a few kinds of low-cost food to feed (my/our) child/the children) because (I was/we were) running out of money to buy food." Was that often, sometimes, or never true for (you/your household) in the last 12 months?
Indent95258-0 "(My/Our child was/The children were) not eating enough because (I/we) just couldn't afford enough food." Was that often, sometimes, or never true for (you/your household) in the last 12 months?
Indent95265-5 In the last 12 months, since (current month) of last year, did you ever cut the size of (your child's/any of the children's) meals because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95259-8 In the last 12 months, did (CHILD'S NAME/any of the children) ever skip meals because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95260-6 How often did this happen—almost every month, some months but not every month, or in only 1 or 2 months?
Indent95261-4 In the last 12 months, (was your child/were the children) ever hungry but you just couldn't afford more food?
Indent95262-2 In the last 12 months, did (your child/any of the children) ever not eat for a whole day because there wasn't enough money for food?
Indent95263-0 U.S. Household Food Security Survey Score [U.S. FSS] {score}
Indent95264-8 Food security status [U.S. FSS]

Fully-Specified Name

Component
U.S. Household Food Security Survey
Property
-
Time
12Mo
System
^Patient
Scale
-
Method
U.S. Food Security Survey

Basic Attributes

Class
PANEL.SURVEY.GNHLTH
Type
Surveys
First Released
Version 2.68
Last Updated
Version 2.68
Order vs. Observation
Both
Panel Type
Panel

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