CPRN Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0595
Name: Procedures Infection Reduction Steps Recorded
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values
Definition:

Bacitracin Irrigation: antibiotic that prevents infections by stopping the growth of certain bacteria Intrathecal Antibotics (Vanc./Gent./Other): an injection that goes into the cerebral spinal fluid and administers medicineAntibiotic Sutures: to protect against surgical site infectionsAntibiotic Powder in Wounds: intrawound local anesthetic to prevent infection

Permissible Values
Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Bacitracin Irrigation (minimum of 1 L) EPIC#31000061598
2 Bacitracin or Betadyne Soak or Wrap Pump in Antiseptic Sponge After Filling EPIC#31000061599
3 Intrathecal Antibotics (Vanc./Gent./Other) EPIC#31000061600
4 Antibiotic Sutures EPIC#31000061601
5 Antibiotic Powder in Wounds (Vanc./Baci.) EPIC#31000061602
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 3.1