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Question: Data Element- Violence Risk to Self

For violence risk to self screened over the past 6 months, does the screen have to specify 6 months? What if the question is worded, have you ever felt life was not worth living, would that count?


For violence risk screening, HBIPS-1 is looking at a minimum of 6 months history. If your screen looks at any past history of violence risk, this is acceptable. If the screen looks at a period less than 6 months, that would not be acceptable.

Question Details
Focus area(s): Chart Abstracted Measure Specifications – Clinical, Related Manual - Data Quality Manual
Related documents: HBIPS, Violence Risk to Self, , Appendix: Code tables
Manual: Future Manual (data collection period has not yet started)

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