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A QDM attribute provides specific detail about a QDM datatype.

Performance/Reporting Period
QDM Datatype (QDM Version 5.6):
Elements included or documented as part of evaluations or test panels.
  • Examples include: specific questions included in assessments, tests included in a laboratory test panel, observations included in a cardiac exam during a physical examination. Each assessment, diagnostic study, laboratory test, physical exam, or procedure may have one or more components.
  • components also reference specific details about encounter diagnoses such as those that are presentOnAdmission and those with a rank=1 (i.e., those representing the principal diagnosis.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2022