Health Care Staffing Services Measures (v2023A)
Posted: 08/22/2022
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Release Notes:
Data Element
Version 2023A

Name:Service Setting
Collected For: All Records
Definition:The service setting is the type of facility or organization to which the clinical placement is sent.

Service settings include healthcare facilities and other types of organizations that request temporary staff to meet clinical employee roles and responsibilities, e.g., school nurse.
Question:Did the service setting require a clinical placement?
Allowable Values:

Y (Yes) The service setting requires a clinical placement.

N (No) The service setting does not require a clinical placement, or unable to determine (UTD).
Notes for Abstraction:

  • If the clinical placement was sent to a setting selected by the site in the e-app, select “Yes.”
  • If the placement was sent to a setting not identified in the e-app or not included in the scope of the certification review, select “No.”
Suggested Data Sources:

  • Certification application (e-app)
Additional Notes:
Guidelines for Abstraction:
Inclusion Exclusion
  • Adult Day Care
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Assisted Living Residences
  • Behavioral Health Facilities
  • Clinics/Physician Offices
  • Correctional Facilities
  • Dental Offices/Oral Surgery
  • Diagnostic Imaging Centers
  • Government Health Departments
  • HMOs/PPOs
  • Home Care
  • Hospice Facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Laboratories
  • Long Term Care Facilities
  • Medical Treatment Facility
  • Oncology Rehabilitation
  • Public/Community Health Centers
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Retail/Clinical Pharmacy Services
  • Schools

  • Any service setting identified by the site in the certification application (e-app) and included in the scope of the certification review.

  • None

Service Setting
Health Care Staffing Services Measures (v2023A)
Discharges 01-01-2023 (1Q23) through 06-30-2023 (2Q23)