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Dosage Form (50.606)

This file contains dosage forms.

Global: ^PS(50.606,

Domain: Non-Clinical

Properties

Label/Field Name Field # Description Datatype Attributes Range
Name
  name
.01 This is the dosage form. STRING INDEXED
REQUIRED
 
Med Route For Dosage Form
  med_route_for_dosage_form
1   POINTER   Medication_Routes-51_2
Verb
  verb
3 The verb is used by both the Outpatient Pharmacy package and CPRS. CPRS
uses the verb as the first word when building the order text of an
Outpatient order entered through CPRS. Outpatient Pharmacy uses the verb
as the first word when building the Sig for orders entered through CPRS
and through the Outpatient Pharmacy package.
STRING    
Other Language Verb
  other_language_verb
3.1 This field is used to store the verb in another language. STRING    
Preposition
  preposition
5 The preposition is used by both the Outpatient Pharmacy package and CPRS.
CPRS uses the preposition to precede the Outpatient expansion of the
Medication Route when building the order text of an Outpatient order
entered through CPRS. Outpatient Pharmacy uses the preposition to precede
the Outpatient expansion of the Medication Route when building the Sig for
orders entered through CPRS and through the Outpatient Pharmacy package.
STRING    
Other Language Preposition
  other_language_preposition
5.1 This field is used to store the preposition in another language. STRING    
Noun
  noun
6   OBJECT   Noun-50_6066
Inactivation Date
  inactivation_date
7 This is the date that the dosage form was inactivated. DATE-TIME    
Units
  units
8 This multiple contains the units and package fields. OBJECT   Units-50_6068
Dispense Units Per Dose
  dispense_units_per_dose
9 This multiple contains the dispense units per dose and package fields. OBJECT   Dispense_Units_Per_Dose-50_6069
Conjunction
  conjunction
10 If there is data in this field, it will become part of the Dosage selection
display in CPRS for Local Possible Dosages, for Dispense Drugs matched to
a Pharmacy Orderable Item with this Dose Form. It will connect the Local
Possible Dosage with the Strength and Units. For example, a Local
Possible Dosage of ‘2 drop(s) 0.5%’ becomes ‘2 drop(s) of 0.5%’ by adding
the word ‘of’ as the conjunction for the Dosage Form.
STRING    
Exclude From Dosage Checks
  exclude_from_dosage_checks
11 If this field is set to ‘1’ or ‘YES’, then any medication orders
containing a drug with this Dosage Form will be excluded from dosage
checks. However, if the VA PRODUCT (#50.68) File entry that the DRUG (#50)
File entry is matched to has a ‘1’ or ‘Yes’ in the OVERRIDE DF DOSE CHK
EXCLUSION (#31) Field, the Dosage Form exclusion designation would be
overridden, and dosage checks would be performed for Drug (#50) File
entries matched to that VA product. If this field is set to ‘0’ or ‘No’,
or null, then any medication orders containing a drug with this Dosage
Form will not be excluded from dosage checks. However, if the VA PRODUCT
(#50.68) File entry that the Drug (#50) File entry is matched to has a ‘1’
or ‘Yes’ in the OVERRIDE DF DOSE CHK EXCLUSION (#31) Field, the Dosage
Form exclusion designation would be overridden, and dosage checks would
not be performed for Drug (#50) File entries matched to that VA product.
BOOLEAN REQUIRED false: 1
true: 0

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Sub-Files

Noun (50.6066)

ID
Noun-50_6066

Properties

Label/Field Name Field # Description Datatype Attributes Range
Noun
  noun
.01 These are the nouns that are associated with this Dosage form. It will
be used by Outpatient Pharmacy to build a Sig for an OE/RR order.
It will also be used for building local possible doses as part of the
pharmacy ordering enhancements for both Outpatient Pharmacy and Inpatient
Medications.
STRING INDEXED
REQUIRED
 
Package
  package
1 This field will allow a noun to be marked for Inpatient Medications and/or
Outpatient Pharmacy package use.
ENUMERATION   Inpatient: I
Outpatient: O
Both: OI
Other Language Noun
  other_language_noun
3 This field is used to store the noun in another language. STRING    

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Units (50.6068)

ID
Units-50_6068

Properties

Label/Field Name Field # Description Datatype Attributes Range
Units
  units
.01 Unit of measure. Pointer to the Drug Units File #50.607. POINTER INDEXED
REQUIRED
Drug_Units-50_607
Package
  package
1 This field will designate for which package (Inpatient or Outpatient)
Possible Dosages are convertible.
ENUMERATION   Inpatient: I
Outpatient: O
Both: OI

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Dispense Units Per Dose (50.6069)

ID
Dispense_Units_Per_Dose-50_6069

Properties

Label/Field Name Field # Description Datatype Attributes Range
Dispense Units Per Dose
  dispense_units_per_dose
.01 The value in this field shall be used to populate dispense units per
dose fields in the Possible Dosages and Local Possible Dosages sub files
in the Drug File.
NUMERIC INDEXED
REQUIRED
 
Package
  package
1 This field will allow a dispense units per dose to be marked for Inpatient
Medications and/or Outpatient Pharmacy package use.
ENUMERATION   Inpatient: I
Outpatient: O
Both: OI

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Document generated on August 31st 2017, 2:55:41 pm