This file defines the names of education topics to be tracked at your site. Education topics that are not to be used should be marked "Inactive" in the Active Status field. Changes to this data dictionary should be coordinated thru the IHS DBA. A x-ref on the MNEMONIC field was added to version 93.2.
.01name(+)0;1FREE TEXTBThis is the name of the Patient Education Topic. Patient Education Topics are the subject on which a patient needs some more information in order to continue on his road to better health. For example, a patient may have had some podiatry work done and received foot care education. 'foot care' would be the name of the education topic. Enter a Topic that is 3-30 characters in length.
.03inactive flag0;3SET OF CODES1:INACTIVE
This field is used to inactivate an education topic. If this field contains a "1" then the education topic is inactive. Inactive education topics cannot be selected in the manual data entry process. Education topic entries should be made inactive when they are no longer used. Do not delete the entry or change the meaning of the education topic entry. To make an inactive education topic active, enter the symbol "@" to delete the "1" from the field.
.04print name0;4FREE TEXTThis is the name of the education that will be displayed in menu selection, and on Health Summaries.
11educational outcome11;0WORD-PROCESSINGThis is a statement about what outcome is expected when providing this patient education. It may reflect education plan and goals.
12educational standards12;0WORD-PROCESSINGThis is the standards that and educator should use to teach the patient or family or significant other.

Referenced by 4 types

  1. REMINDER DIALOG (801.41) -- finding item, additional findings
  2. REMINDER FINDING ITEM PARAMETER (801.43) -- finding item
  3. NUPA PCE INFO (1927.32) -- had education topic, received prev education topic, declined education topic, n/a education topic
  4. V PATIENT ED (9000010.16) -- topic