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Common Formats for Event Reporting - Nursing Home Version 0.1 Beta

Common Formats for Event Reporting - Nursing Home Version 0.1 Beta (CFER-NH V0.1 Beta) including event descriptions, sample reports, and forms are now available for both generic and event-specific categories. The generic Common Formats modules, Healthcare Event Reporting Form (HERF), Patient Information Form (PIF), and Summary of Initial Report (SIR). Event-specific Common Formats pertain to frequently occurring and/or serious patient safety concerns. Event-specific Common Formats add specific, objective detail regarding these event categories. The event-specific categories for nursing home included in this Beta version are Device or Medical/Surgical Supply, including Health Information Technology, Fall, Healthcare-associated Infection, Pressure Ulcer, and Medication or Other Substance. A Users Guide and Quick Guide are also available.

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