Guide to CDA Versions

For creating CDA files, please see the specific Implementation Guide (IG) and its associated reference materials.

The table below describes the specific Implementation Guide (IG) to be used for each component based on the event/insertion/procedure/specimen collection dates (as applicable) for each year.

Download the corresponding CDA Toolkits for the corresponding year.

Guide to CDA Toolkits
Events or Denominators 2020 2019 2018 2017
CDA Toolkit Release 9.4 9.2 & 9.3 8.9 & 8.8 8.6
DIALYSIS
Dialysis Event R3-D1.1 R3-D1.1 R3-D1.1 R3-D1
Dialysis Denominator R3-D3 R3-D1 or R3-D3 R3-D1 R3-D1
EVENTS
Primary Bloodstream Infection (BSI) R3-D3  R3-D2 R9 R9
Central Line Insertion Practices Adherence (CLIP) Monitoring R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1
Urinary Tract Infection R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1
Laboratory-identified (LabID) MDRO or CDI Event R2-D2.1  R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1
Ventilator-associated Event (VAE) R3-D2 R3-D2
SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS AND DENOMINATOR FOR PROCEDURES
Surgical Site Infection (SSI) R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1
Denominator for Procedure R2-D1.1  R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1 R2-D1.1
DENOMINATORS / SUMMARY REPORTS
Denominators for Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/Other Locations (not NICU and SCA) R3-D3  R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1
Denominators for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) R3-D3 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1
Denominators for Specialty Care Area (SCA) R3-D3  R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1
Denominators for LabID: ‘MDRO and CDI Prevention Process and Outcome Measures Monthly Monitoring’ (LabID Denominator or POM) R3-D3 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1 R2-D2.1
ANTIMICROBIAL USE AND RESISTANCE
Antimicrobial Use (AU) R6
and
R1 Normative
(required for MU3)
R6
and
R1 Normative
(required for MU3)
R6
and
R1 Normative
(required for MU3)
R6
and
R1 Normative
(required for MU3)
Antimicrobial Resistance (AR) – Numerator  R1 Normative  R1 Normative R1 Normative R1 Normative
Antimicrobial Resistance (AR) – Denominator  R1 Normative  R1 Normative R1 Normative R1 Normative
Hemovigilance
Hemovigilance Module Monthly Reporting Denominator R3-D1.1 R3-D1.1 R3-D1.1 R3-D1
Healthcare Personnel Safety
Flu Summary R3-D2 R3-D2