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Release Notes:
Data Element
Version 2010B

Data Element Name: Report Period
Collected For: , STK-10, , , , , , , , , Joint Commission Only , All Records-Stroke
Definition:A quarter within the year
Suggested Data Collection Question:For what report period are these data reported?
Format:
Length:q-yyyy
Type:Date
Occurs:
Allowable Values:

1     (January March) 2    (March June) 3    (July September) 4    (October December)

YYYY = Year (2000 9999)

Notes for Abstraction:Inpatients are included in the quarter in which they were discharged.
Suggested Data Sources:
  • Face sheet
  • Discharge data
Additional Notes:
Guidelines for Abstraction:
Inclusion Exclusion
  • None
  • None

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