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|Data Element Name: Blood Furnished Amount||File Location: Master, De-Identified|
|SPARCS Data Element Number: 59|
|Record Positions: 653 - 661||Format-Length: N - 9|
|Effective Date: 1/1/1994||Revision Date:|
|Deniable Data Element: No|
The total number of pints of whole blood or units of packed red cells furnished to the patient, whether or not replaced.Codes and Values:
Right justified and zero filled.
The amount was entered in decimal format. This amount is defined with TWO implied decimal places and must have been entered as a positive amount. For example, 8 pints of blood furnished would have been entered as: 000000800.
- If not applicable this field contains blanks.
- Must have been a valid entry.