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Symptom: Frailty Symptom

eCQM Data Element

Performance/Reporting Period
2021
Value Set Description from VSAC
Clinical Focus: This value set contains concepts that represent frailty symptoms.
Data Element Scope: This value set may use Quality Data Model (QDM) datatype related to Symptom.
Inclusion Criteria: Includes only relevant concepts associated with frailty symptoms. This is a grouping of ICD10CM and SNOMEDCT codes.
Exclusion Criteria: No exclusions.

Constrained to codes in the Symptom: Frailty Symptom value set (2.16.840.1.113883.3.464.1003.113.12.1075)

QDM Datatype and Definition (QDM Version 5.5 Guidance Update)

Symptom

Data elements that meet criteria using this datatype should document the symptom and its corresponding value set.

Timing:

  • The prevalencePeriod references the time from the onset date to the abatement date.
  • The onset dateTime corresponds to the implicit start dateTime of the datatype and the abatement dateTime corresponds to the implicit stop dateTime of the datatype. If the abatement dateTime is null, then the symptom is considered to still be active. When this datatype is used with timing relationships, the criterion is looking for whether the symptom was active for the time frame indicated by the timing relationships.
QDM Attributes

Prevalence Period

Prevalance Period is the time from onset dateTime to abatement dateTime.
Last Updated: Jun 08, 2020