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close this bookData Elements for Emergency Department Systems - Release 1.0 (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1997, 274 p.)
close this folderSECTION 3 - ED PAYMENT DATA
View the document3.01 INSURANCE COVERAGE OR OTHER EXPECTED SOURCE OF PAYMENT
View the document3.02 INSURANCE COMPANY
View the document3.03 INSURANCE COMPANY ADDRESS
View the document3.04 INSURANCE PLAN TYPE
View the document3.05 INSURANCE POLICY ID
View the document3.06 ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION REQUIREMENT
View the document3.08 DATE/TIME OF ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION ATTEMPT
View the document3.09 ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION DECISION
View the document3.10 DATE/TIME OF ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION DECISION
View the document3.11 ENTITY CONTACTED TO AUTHORIZE ED PAYMENT
View the document3.12 ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION CODE
View the document3.13 PERSON CONTACTED TO AUTHORIZE ED PAYMENT
View the document3.14 TELEPHONE NUMBER OF ENTITY OR PERSON CONTACTED TO AUTHORIZE ED PAYMENT
View the document3.15 TOTAL ED FACILITY CHARGES
View the document3.16 TOTAL ED PROFESSIONAL FEES

3.08 DATE/TIME OF ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION ATTEMPT

PART OF ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION GROUP (3.07 - 3.14)

Definition

Date and time when payment authorization is sought from third-party payer.

Uses

Data about the date and time of health services delivery are needed to maintain continuity of care for the ED patient and for aggregate use in ED administration, quality-of-care monitoring and evaluation, and health services research.

Discussion

None.

Data Type (and Field Length)

TS - time stamp (26).

Repetition

Yes; the ED Payment Authorization Group repeats when more than one authorization attempt is made.

Field Values

See the definition of TS in the Technical Notes at the end of this document.

Data Standards or Guidelines

None.

Other References

E1744-95 (ASTM, 1995).