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Release Notes:
Data Element
Version 2010B

Data Element Name: Event Type
Collected For: All Records , Not collected for HBIPS-1, 4, 5, 6 and 7
Definition:The measure-related event being identified.

Suggested Data Collection Question:What is the identified measure-related event?
Allowable Values:

  1. Physical Restraint
  2. Seclusion

Notes for Abstraction:This information is abstracted once for each type of event that occurs on a specific day (Event Date) during the patientís hospitalization. A patient may have multiple events during the hospitalization.

Suggested Data Sources:


Additional Notes:
Guidelines for Abstraction:
Inclusion Exclusion
  • None
  • None

Event Type
Specifications Manual for Joint Commission National Quality Core Measures (2010B)
Discharges 10-01-10 (4Q10) through 03-31-11 (1Q11)