This template is based on the latest NICE and CKS guidance to help guide correct management and treatment choices.
The template can be located in the following ways:
- Auto-Consultation > ardens CONDITIONS INFECTIONS > Recurrent UTI - Female >16y
- Use the bottom left search bar in SystmOne
- Via the General Consultations template (genitourinary tab)
- Embedded within other Lower UTI templates
If using on a regular basis, save to F12 favourites for quick access.
The template is split across separate tabs along the top or hyperlinks within the home page, this allows you to navigate to the appropriate section as needed.
The home page provides a snapshot of relevant medical history for any infections or covid coding, microbiology results and relevant medications. There are also links to other UTI templates.
You'll notice the options within the Management section at the bottom of the template are initially 'greyed out'. The appropriate management and advice will be highlighted once you've ticked the relevant box in the Impression section.
The criteria is listed and the assessment section allows you to add any red flags and risk factors, both of these free text boxes have preset text available alongside.
Click on the preset button (notepad icon) and add 1 or multiple lines of text by pressing & holding Ctrl on the keyboard and using mouse to select. The text can be edited once added to the template.
One of the boxes must be ticked to activate the relevant Management guidance greyed out below.
Allows you to quickly document advice given and access resources, prescribing or arrange a follow up.
Click the Formulary hyperlink or Formulary tab along the top to prescribe medication.
TIP: To return to the previous page, use the tabs along the top of the template. Clicking Ok will close the template.
Urine Culture MC+S
This template allows you to document symptoms and provides interpretation and historical results for the patient.
The Follow-Up template shows any pending appointments/visits, outstanding tasks, SystmOne recalls etc. There is a link to the Appointment Ledger, creating a task etc.
The Resources tab contains useful website links with information that can be sent to a patient via text/email by copying & pasting the link in to Send Message.
There are a number of reports to identify patients with a recent UTI and where antibiotics were issued / not issued.
Go to Clinical Reporting > select the Ardens Ltd folder > Conditions infections > Activity last 3 months