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Health Factors (9999999.64)
This file contains a descriptive name of health factors, and their health factor category. Changes to this data dictionary should be coordinated thru the IHS DBA.
|Label/Field Name||Field #||Description||Datatype||Attributes||Range|
||.01||This is the name of the Health Factor (e.g., Current Smoker, Non-Tobacco User)||STRING||INDEXED
||.03||This is the Health Factor that categorizes several factors into one group.
For instance, Non smoker and Frequent Smoker would have the category of
Enter the name of the Health Factor Category.
This is a ‘short name’ for this health factor. If defined, it will be
used on the Health Factors Component of the Health Summary
Enter a 2-10 character short name for this health factor.
|Use Only With Sex
This is the sex that this health factor is used for.
Enter an “F” for female or an “M” for male.
This is the lower age limit that might apply to this health factor.
Enter an age between 0 and 99999.
This is the upper age limit that applies to this health factor.
Enter a number between 0 and 99999.
|Display On Health Summary
This allows the health factor to be displayed on Health Summaries.
Enter a yes to display or a no to not display.
This this the synonym for this health factor.
Enter a 3 to 30 character synonym for this health factor.
||.1||This is the type of health factor, (e.g.,”F” for factor or “C” for category).
Enter an “F” for factor or a “C” for category.
||.11||This field is used to inactivate a health factor type. If this field
contains a “1” then the health factor is inactive. Inactive health
factors cannot be selected in the manual data entry process. Health
factor entries should be made inactive when they are no longer used. Do
not delete the entry or change the meaning of the health factor entry.
To make an inactive health factor active, enter the “@” symbol to delete
the “1” from the field.
|Not Used With
||1101||Some health factors are not used with others. This is the group of health
factors that this factor is not used with.
Document generated on August 31st 2017, 2:55:41 pm