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