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data element

EBM
A structured item characterised by stem and response options, with a history of usage that can be standardised for research purposes across clinical studies conducted by and for NIH.

Informatics
(1) For XML, an item of data provided in a mark-up mode to allow machine processing. The mark up or tagging facilitates document indexing, search and retrieval, and provides standard conventions for insertion of codes.
(2) The smallest unit of information in a transaction.
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Of the 107 Data Groups, the following Data Groups contained no Data Elements when examining the existing models:
These data elements are then "federated" and made available for consumption by any authorized user through any authorized tool.
Other information--for example, the type of currency, accounting period covered or other identifying facts--necessary to put the data elements in proper context.
Yet, there is considerable duplication between each end user's data elements.
What a UID is and What It Isn't A UID Is A UID Is Not * A Data Element * A Medium for Communicating * A Unique Identifier for an Data, such as Radio Frequency Item Identification (RFID) Tags, Contact * Globally Unique Memory Buttons, Linear Bar * Unambiguous Codes, or 2-D Data Matrices * Permanent * A Replacement for the National * Created by Concatenating Stock Number Specific Data Element * Intelligent Data that Yields Information About the Item FIGURE 2.
A group of Boston University researchers concluded that the data elements were clinically meaningful and comprehensive and weighted in a reasonable manner.
ProVentive's proprietary methodology finds and prioritizes hidden risks within your population by their level of cost and quality impact, using any structured data element available in your organization.
Accuracy & Control of Alerts - Users can fine tune alert events according to specific data elements and tolerances based on milestone schedules and adjusted for operating days.
Further, imagine changing one core data element and how that change permeates through most every vendor firm (there are thousands) in the industry.
In their analysis, Metzger, Ames, and Rhoades find that "Simply meeting the Stage 1 functional requirements for data capture in meaningful use will only cover 35 percent of the unique data elements needed for the 15 required quality measures.
The duplication and gaps in technology, data elements, processes, procedures, policies
For auto insurance, these data elements could include accidents, violations, miles driven, credit score, age of vehicles, type of vehicle, occupation, hobbies, whether a property owner or renter, number of jobs, etc.

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