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This variable is contained in the following files: Inpatient Rehab Facility-Patient Assessment Instrument
Short SAS Name
_27D
SAS Name
SWLWG_DSCHRG_CD

A code describing the patient's swallowing status at time of discharge.

CodeCode value
01
Tube/Parenteral Feeding: tube/parenteral feeding used wholly or partially as a means of sustenance
02
Modified Food Consistency/Supervision: subject requires modified food consistency and/or needs supervision for safety
03
Regular Food: solids and liquids swallowed safely without supervision or modified food consistency