ZZVA-*TOBACCO USE SCREEN (13)    REMINDER DEFINITION (811.9)

Name Value
NAME ZZVA-*TOBACCO USE SCREEN
PRINT NAME ZZ Tobacco Use Screen
DO IN ADVANCE TIME FRAME 1M
RELATED REMINDER GUIDELINE ZZVA-*TOBACCO USE SCREEN
INACTIVE FLAG INACTIVE
INACTIVE CHANGE DATE 2005-03-11 12:42:50
CLASS NATIONAL
USAGE C
DESCRIPTION
This reminder is based on "Tobacco Use Counseling" guidelines specified
 
    Goals for FY 2000: 100% of VHA facilities have an intensive smoking
    cessation program (or access to one) which includes appropriate
    pharmacological treatment. 75% of primary care providers routinely
    advise cessation and provide assistance and follow-up for all their
    patients who use tobacco. Reduce cigarette smoking to a prevalence
    of no more than 15% among people age 20 and over.
in the VHA HANDBOOK 1101.8, APPENDIX A.
 
    Target Conditions: Cancer, pulmonary and cardiovascular disease.
 
    Target Group: Outpatients who use tobacco.
 
    Recommendation: Tobacco use cessation counseling should be offered
    annually to all who use tobacco on a regular basis.
FINDINGS
  1. FINDING ITEM:   VA-TOBACCO USE SCREENING
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   2
    NOT FOUND TEXT:   
    No history of tobacco use screen on file.  Please evaluate tobacco use and
    educate if currently in use.
    
    USE IN RESOLUTION LOGIC:   OR
  2. FINDING ITEM:   INACTIVATE TOBACCO USE SCREEN
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    REMINDER FREQUENCY:   0Y
    USE IN PATIENT COHORT LOGIC:   AND NOT
  3. FINDING ITEM:   ACTIVATE TOBACCO USE SCREEN
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION
If this reminder is not going to be used at your facility, the INACTIVE
includes a check for smoking cessation education, in addition to the
screening.  It also includes target conditions for patients who have
tobacco related diagnoses or health factors on file.
 
Please review both of these reminder definitions, choose one of them to
use.  If local modifications need to be made, copy the preferred reminder
to a new reminder and make your reminder modifications.
FLAG should be set to inactive.
 
This reminder represents the minimum criteria for checking if the patient
has received a tobacco use screen. The "VA-TOBACCO USE SCREENING"
education topic is the result finding that will satisfy this reminder.
 
The Ambulatory Care EP recommends a variation on this reminder
represented in the "VA-TOBACCO EDUCATION" reminder.  This reminder
INTERNAL PATIENT COHORT LOGIC (SEX)&(AGE)&'FI(2)
PATIENT COHORT FINDINGS COUNT 3
PATIENT COHORT FINDINGS LIST SEX;AGE;2
INTERNAL RESOLUTION LOGIC (0)!FI(1)
RESOLUTION FINDINGS COUNT 1
RESOLUTION FINDINGS LIST 1
AGE FINDINGS COUNT 1
AGE FINDINGS LIST 2
INFORMATION FINDINGS COUNT 1
INFORMATION FINDINGS LIST 3
# OF GEN. COHORT FOUND LINES 0
# GEN. COHORT NOT FOUND LINES 0
# GEN. RES. FOUND LINES 0
# GEN. RES. NOT FOUND LINES 0
RESCISSION DATE 2005-02-04 00:00:00
BASELINE AGE FINDINGS
  1. REMINDER FREQUENCY:   1Y
    AGE MATCH TEXT:   
    Tobacco use screen due yearly for all ages.
    
    NO. OF AGE MATCH LINES:   1
    NO. OF AGE NO MATCH LINES:   0
# SUM. COHORT FOUND LINES 0
# SUM. COHORT NOT FOUND LINES 0
# SUM. RES. FOUND LINES 0
# SUM. RES. NOT FOUND LINES 0