ZZVA-*TETANUS DIPHTHERIA IMMUNIZATION (18)    REMINDER DEFINITION (811.9)

Name Value
NAME ZZVA-*TETANUS DIPHTHERIA IMMUNIZATION
PRINT NAME ZZ Tetanus Diphtheria (TD-Adult)
DO IN ADVANCE TIME FRAME 6M
RELATED REMINDER GUIDELINE ZZVA-*TETANUS DIPHTHERIA IMMUNIZATION
INACTIVE FLAG INACTIVE
INACTIVE CHANGE DATE 2005-03-11 12:42:50
CLASS NATIONAL
USAGE C
DESCRIPTION
TD booster given to all adult patients every ten years.
Recommendation: A tetanus and diphtheria (TD) toxoid booster should be
administered every ten years throughout adult life.  This is commonly
offered at each half decade (e.g. ages 45,55,65).
 
Goal for FY 2000: 50% of individuals have received a tetanus immunization
booster in the past ten years.
 
This reminder is based on "Tetanus and Diphtheria Immunization"
guidelines specified in VHA HANDBOOK 1101.8, APPENDIX A.
 
Target Condition: Infection with tetanus and diphtheria.
 
Target Group: General outpatient population.
 
FINDINGS
  1. FINDING ITEM:   TD(ADULT) UNSPECIFIED FORMULATION
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    USE IN RESOLUTION LOGIC:   OR
  2. FINDING ITEM:   TETANUS TOXOID, UNSPECIFIED FORMULATION
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    USE IN RESOLUTION LOGIC:   OR
  3. FINDING ITEM:   ZZVA-TETANUS DIPHTHERIA
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    USE IN RESOLUTION LOGIC:   OR
  4. FINDING ITEM:   INACTIVATE TD IMMUNIZATION
    NO. OF FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    NO. NOT FOUND TEXT LINES:   0
    REMINDER FREQUENCY:   0Y
    USE IN PATIENT COHORT LOGIC:   AND NOT
  5. FINDING ITEM:   ACTIVATE TD IMMUNIZATION
    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
 
If any modifications to the reminder definition are needed, copy the
reminder to a new reminder for your site's use, and make the appropriate
modifications.
FLAG should be set to inactive.
 
This reminder represents the minimum criteria for checking if the patient
has been screened for tetanus diphtheria immunization. The "TETANUS
DIPHTHERIA (TD-ADULT)" and "TETANUS TOXOID" immunizations or their CPT
equivalent are the result finding that will satisfy this reminder.
 
The Ambulatory Care EP endorses this reminder as it is defined.
INTERNAL PATIENT COHORT LOGIC (SEX)&(AGE)&'FI(4)
PATIENT COHORT FINDINGS COUNT 3
PATIENT COHORT FINDINGS LIST SEX;AGE;4
INTERNAL RESOLUTION LOGIC (0)!FI(1)!FI(2)!FI(3)
RESOLUTION FINDINGS COUNT 3
RESOLUTION FINDINGS LIST 1;2;3
AGE FINDINGS COUNT 1
AGE FINDINGS LIST 4
INFORMATION FINDINGS COUNT 1
INFORMATION FINDINGS LIST 5
# 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:   10Y
    MINIMUM AGE:   18
    AGE MATCH TEXT:   
    TD booster due every ten years throughout adult life.
    
    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