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EDHOUR - Emergency department time of arrival prior to inpatient admission
 
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General Notes
 

EDHOUR is the time the patient registered in the emergency department prior to being admitted as an inpatient to the same facility.

 
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Uniform Values
 
VariableDescriptionValueValue Description
EDHOUREmergency department time of arrival prior to inpatient admissionHHMMEmergency department time of arrival prior to inpatient admission
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State Specific Notes

Florida

Beginning in 2010, the source provided data element, Emergency Department Hour of Arrival is used to code HCUP data element EDHOUR. Prior to 2010, Emergency Department Hour of Arrival was used to code AHOUR.


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Internet Citation: HCUP Central Distributor SID Description of Data Elements - All States. Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP). August 2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/db/vars/siddistnote.jsp?var=edhour.
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