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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 218. Rules and Regulations Governing Outpatient Health Data Reporting

12VAC5-218-25. Requirements of outpatient processed verified data.

To be considered processed and verified, a complete filing of outpatient surgical procedures specified by the board submitted by a reporting entity in aggregate per calendar year quarter must be free of error at a prescribed rate. The prescribed minimum accuracy rate shall be 95% overall, with patient identifier separately calculated at 95%. The accuracy rate shall be calculated on only those fields designated in 12VAC5-218-20. Outpatient records containing invalid codes or all blank fields for any of the data elements shall be designated as error records.

Statutory Authority

§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-276.6 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 31, Issue 22, eff. August 29, 2015.

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