S0520


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Property Specification
Data System MDS
Data Specs V1.15.0
Description Reason for Admission
Item Text Code the primary reason for admission.
Group Asmt
Type Code
Length 2
Fixed Start-End 1999-2000
Version Notes

Item Subsets
Active
Inactive SP,SS,SSD,SO,SOD,SD,ST,XX
State optional NC,NQ,NP,NS,NSD,NO,NOD,ND,NT

Item Values
Value LOINC Text
01 Significant change in functional status
02 Deterioration in cognitive status
03 Change in the availability/status of primary caregivers
04 Difficulty arranging or paying for needed in-home care or support
05 Failed to succeed in residential care home
06 Short term rehabilitation or skilled care
99 None of the Above

Item Edits
Edit ID Type Severity Edit Text
-3808 Format Warning When this Section S item is required by a State, it should equal one of the valid values indicated in the data specifications for that item. Note that for numeric items, signed numbers (with a leading plus or minus sign) should not be submitted.

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