C.3.3 Visit Status Module

Table C.3-3 defines the Attributes relevant to the patient's stay with the healthcare provider.

Table C.3-3VISIT STATUS MODULE ATTRIBUTES

Attribute Name Tag Attribute Description
Visit Status ID (0038,0008) Identifies the state of the visit. Defined Terms: CREATED = Created but not yet scheduled SCHEDULED = Scheduled but not yet admitted ADMITTED = Patient admitted to institution DISCHARGED = Patient Discharged
Current Patient Location (0038,0300) Describes the current known location of the patient
Patient’s Institution Residence (0038,0400) Primary location where patient resides (ward, floor, room, etc. or outpatient)
Visit Comments (0038,4000) User-defined comments about the visit