Dependency in transferring code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:270912
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:A code set representing the ability to transfer without assistance.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Independent
2Requires observation or rare physical assistance
3Cannot perform the activity without some assistance
4Full assistance required (totally dependent)
5Person is bedfast

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—dependency in activities of daily living (transferring), code N Health, Standard 01/03/2005