VLBW/Expanded Databases - 2016 Data Definitions, Forms and Material

Manual of Operations, Part 2: Data Definitions and Data Forms - Updated annually, includes data item definitions and data forms for a single birth year. Patient Data Booklets and Calculation Charts - Forms and Charts are provided for each birth year to guide the collection of data on eligible infants. Electronic Data Submission (EDS) Instructions - Supplements the Manual of Operations by providing members with advice and assistance for collecting and submitting data in electronic format. These birth year-specific documents provide specifications for application programmers who design and develop systems in support of the Vermont Oxford Network Database, as well as guidelines for center staff who enter and submit electronic data files to the Network.