Galen eCalcs - Calculator: Modified LACE Index Tool

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The Modified LACE Index Tool is a modification to the LACE Index Scoring Tool. This new version is based on the reference from the Montana Flex Performance Improvement Network.

Calculator Search/Filter Keywords

At the calculator level, eCalcs comes delivered with default keywords that can be leveraged in the "Search/Filter" field to enable Specialty or System driven calculator searching. The following calculator keywords are delivered by default for the Modified LACE Index Tool calculator:


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Calculator Configuration Options

Preference Name Valid Range Description
Publishing Checked / Unchecked When checked the calculator will display for users on the front end.
When unchecked, the calculator WILL NOT display for users on the front end.
Orderable Item Override (BLANK) / G-MLACE “(BLANK)” indicates that the global configuration options for Orderable Item will be used.
“G-MLACE” indicates that the calculator specific value will be used and can display the specific calculator name in the output.

Calculator Inputs

Input Mapping Type Description
Alcoholism Problems Patient's smoking status
Alzheimers Problems Patient's Alzheimers status
Any Tumor Problems
Auto-Immune Disorder Problems
Cancer Problems
Cerebrovascular Disease Problems
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Problems
Congestive Heart Failure Problems
Connective Tissue Disease Problems
Dementia Problems
Diabetes with Complications Problems
Diabetes without Complications Problems
Hepatitis Problems
History of MI Problems
HIV Problems
Leukemia Problems
Liver Disease Problems
Lymphoma Problems
Metastatic Cancer Problems
Mild Liver Disease Problems
Peptic Ulcer Disease Problems
Peripheral Vascular Disease Problems
Renal Disease Problems
Sickle Cell Problems
Smoking Problems

Calculator Outputs

Output Mapping Type Description
Risk of Readmission Score Result Patient's assessed score representing risk of readmission