Clinical User Guide
Pneumococcal Disease 'At Risk' Searches

The Pneumococcal Disease 'At Risk' tools consist of a search module (see below) and patient prompt. These tools provide you with methods of identifying candidates for Pneumovax23 vaccination as per The Australian Immunisation Handbook 10th Edition Section 4.13 'Pneumococcal Disease'.

This search utility is used to locate patients who are at risk of Pneumococcal Disease.

1.      From the Clinical Front Screen, select Search > Pneumococcal Disease 'At Risk'. The Pneumococcal Disease 'At Risk' Search window appears.

Note that if you select 'Immunocompromising Conditions', the search includes patients who are currently taking oral corticosteroids that were prescribed 7 days (or more) ago.


2.      Select your search criteria and then click  The search results are displayed in the Search Results window.