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Data Elements Related to SCRIPT Standard

Name: SCRIPT Standard
Definition: Developed for transmitting prescription information electronically between prescribers, pharmacies, payers, and other entities for new prescriptions, changes of prescriptions, prescription refill requests, prescription fill status notifications, cancellation notifications, relaying of medication history, transactions for long-term care, electronic prior authorization and other transactions.

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QuestionSetCommentComments from the provider answering the question set.
QuestionSetDescriptionDescriptive information about the question set.
QuestionSetIDID assigned by the payer to identify the question set.
QuestionSetTitleTitle of the question set.
QuestionTextText of the question.
RateOfAdministrationThe amount of time for a {single} dose to be administered.
RateUnitOfMeasureCodeThe code representing the RateUnitOfMeasureText.
RateUnitOfMeasureQualifierQualifier to identify the code system being used.
RateUnitOfMeasureTextThe textual representation of RateUnitOfMeasureCode for the period of time in which the dose is to be administered.
ReasonCodeCodes used in response messages by the ultimate receiver.
ReasonForSubstitutionCodeUsedRestricted text for submitter to define their clarification basis for Substitution code applied.
RefillsRemainingThe number of refills remaining in the prescription.
RelatesToMessageIDUsed to link the original message (MessageID) from request to the response or to the subsequent follow up transaction.
RequestReferenceNumberThe receiver's identification number for the transaction being returned. Used in GetMessage transaction.
ResumeDateTimeThe date and time at which administration of a medication is resumed after being suspended.
ReturnReceiptUsed to request return receipt. If this field is submitted with 1 in the request, a Verify transaction is to be sent from the recipient at some time.
RoomThe room of the patient.
RouteOfAdministrationClarifyingFreeTextUsed to add clarity to the route of administration for elements that cannot be codified.
RouteOfAdministrationCodeThe code representing the RouteOfAdministrationText.
RouteOfAdministrationQualifierQualifier to identify the code system being used.
RouteOfAdministrationTextThe textual representation of the RouteOfAdministrationCode.
RxReferenceNumberThe prescription number assigned by the pharmacy system.
SecondaryDiagnosisCodeDescriptionThe textual representation of SecondaryDiagnosisCode. .
SecondaryDiagnosisCodeQualifierCodeQualifies the code list used for the SecondaryDiagnosis.
SecondaryDiagnosisValueCode for the secondary diagnosis.
SecondaryIdentificationFor Sender - Password. This field is used for the sender's password to the recipient's system. For Receiver - May be used as a secondary identification of the recipient. Or May be used to identify the switch.
SeeTransactionLevelAttachmentControlNumberIndicates to see attachment at the transaction level instead of an attachment at a completed answer level and provides the control number.
SelectMultipleIndicates if multiple choices can be selected to answer the question.
SenderSoftwareDeveloperThe text field that identifies the entity responsible for the software that generated the transaction. The developer may be a software vendor or, if the software was developed "in-house", the developer is the entity actually sending the transaction (e.g., a chain). The value transmitted is determined by the SenderSoftwareDeveloper.
SenderSoftwareProductThe text field that identifies the software developer's product, as determined by the software developer.
SenderSoftwareVersionReleaseThe text field that identifies the version and release of the software product, as determined by the software developer. This is not to be used to block transactions.
SentTimeThe date of the transmission.
SequenceNumberSequence number to indicate the order answer choices should be displayed to the prescriber.
ServiceReasonCodeCode identifying the type of conflict detected.
ServiceResultCodeAction taken in response to a conflict.
ServiceTypeCodedMedication list contains all current medication orders as of the current date and time of the response, for the patient indicated. Current status is determined by the point of care responder. "Current" is medication orders which have not been discontinued.
SignatureValueDigestValue that has been signed with a Private Key, base64 encode the results.
SigTextSigText contains either 1) completely free text with no corresponding codified content OR 2) a generated structured English version of the structured sig content that follows the sig grammar in the XML. The SigText should have no more and no less then what is in the structured Sig content.
SiteOfAdministrationClarifyingFreeTextUsed to add clarity to the site of administration for elements that cannot be codified.
SiteOfAdministrationCodeThe code representing the SiteOfAdministrationText.
SiteOfAdministrationQualifierQualifier to identify the code system being used.
SiteOfAdministrationTextThe textual representation of SiteOfAdministrationCode. It is the site of administration.
SNOMEDVersionThe version of The Systematized Nomenclature of Human and Veterinary Medicine (SNOMED) being used.
SoldDateThe date or date and time the product was sold.
SourceDescriptionName of the medication history source.
SourceQualifierQualifies the SourceDescription.
SplitScriptTwo prescriptions for the same medication that are sent to two different entities for fulfillment.
StartDateThe beginning date or date and time.
StateProvinceThe State/Province Code of the address.
StatusCodeCodes used to relay successful or rejected communications.
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