Using the Vaccine Rule Types
Create a New Vaccine Rule
To add a vaccine type Rule, follow the instructions below. This is helpful for creating vaccines not found in the original database.
- Click on the New Rule button (Green +) to create a rule.
- In the Type drop-down, select Vaccine.
Creating a Vaccine Rule Set
To create a vaccine rule set (for instance, a set of all childhood immunizations), see: Create a Rule Set.
Add Vaccine Rules to a Chart
To add vaccine rules to a chart:
- Click the Add Rules button (2nd Green + button) in the Health Maintenance chart section
- Select the rules or rule sets to add
- Click Add
Add a Addressed Date
To address the rules that have been added to the chart, Click the Add Addressed Date (first Green + button). This will add a column with the current date to the chart.
Complete the information on the Basic tab. The "Next Due On" section will display the next due date, how long before the due date that the alert will appear, and the frequency of the selected rule.
Click on the Vaccine tab to see additional information that can be recorded.