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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0479
Name: Methods of Communication
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values
Definition:

can be multiple

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Speech
10 Other
2 Sounds (such as “aaaah” to get attention”)
3 Eye gaze
4 Manual signs/sign language
5 Communication book
6 Voice output device or speech generating device
7 None-not needed
8 None-has not been obtained
9 None-unable to use
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:

EPIC#31000027212, EPIC#31000027213, EPIC#31000057669, EPIC#31000057670, EPIC#31000057671, EPIC#31000057672, EPIC#31000057673, EPIC#31000057674, EPIC#41440, EPIC#41441, EPIC#70760, EPIC#70761

Version: 3.1