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Lifehistory Value Sets


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no_formal No schooling completed, or ages 0-4 EducationalAttainmentCS
elementary Elementary (grades 1-8) EducationalAttainmentCS
high_school_some High school (grades 9-12, no degree) EducationalAttainmentCS
high_school_grad High school graduate (or equivalent) EducationalAttainmentCS
college Some college (1-4 years, no degree) EducationalAttainmentCS
assoc Associate’s degree (including vocational, occupational or academic degrees) EducationalAttainmentCS
bachelor Bachelor’s degree (BA, BS, AB, etc) EducationalAttainmentCS
master Master’s degree (MA, MS, MENG, MSW, etc) EducationalAttainmentCS
prof Professional school degree (MD, DDC, JD, etc) EducationalAttainmentCS
doc Doctorate degree (PhD, EdD, etc) EducationalAttainmentCS


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chlamydia Chlamydia TeratogenCS
pneumonia Pneumonia TeratogenCS
gonorrhea Gonorrhea TeratogenCS
rubella Rubella (German Measles) TeratogenCS
herpes Herpes TeratogenCS
scarlet Scarlet Fever TeratogenCS
hiv HIV TeratogenCS
syphilis Syphilis TeratogenCS
mumps Mumps TeratogenCS
toxoplasmosis Toxoplasmosis TeratogenCS
tuberculosis Tuberculosis TeratogenCS
influenza Influenza TeratogenCS
accutane Accutane TeratogenCS
hexachlorophene Hexachlorophene TeratogenCS
alcohol Alcohol TeratogenCS
iodides Iodides TeratogenCS
amphetamines Amphetamines TeratogenCS
lithium Lithium TeratogenCS
antibiotics Antibiotics TeratogenCS
lsd LSD TeratogenCS
anti-cancer Anti-cancer drugs TeratogenCS
opiates Opiates TeratogenCS
anticoagulant Anticoagulant drugs TeratogenCS
quinine Quinine TeratogenCS
aspirin Aspirin TeratogenCS
sedatives Sedatives TeratogenCS
barbiturates Barbiturates TeratogenCS
smallpox Smallpox vaccination TeratogenCS
caffeine Caffeine TeratogenCS
thalidomide Thalidomide TeratogenCS
nicotine Nicotine TeratogenCS
tranquilizers Tranquilizers TeratogenCS
cocaine Cocaine TeratogenCS
vitamins Vitamins in excess TeratogenCS
des Diethylstilbestrol (DES) TeratogenCS
marijuana Marijuana TeratogenCS
cadmium Cadmium TeratogenCS
mercury Mercury TeratogenCS
cat Cat feces TeratogenCS
nickel Nickel TeratogenCS
fumes Fumes from paints, solvents, glues, dry-cleaning fluids TeratogenCS
pesticides Pesticides TeratogenCS
insecticides Insecticides TeratogenCS
herbicides Herbicides TeratogenCS
manganese Manganese TeratogenCS
radiation Radiation (X-rays, Video Display Terminals) TeratogenCS
hair Hair dyes TeratogenCS
polychlorinated Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) TeratogenCS
lead Lead TeratogenCS
alcoholism Alcoholism TeratogenCS
chemical Chemical dependency TeratogenCS
phenylketonuria Phenylketonuria TeratogenCS
rh Rh + factor TeratogenCS
anemia Anemia TeratogenCS
stress Stress TeratogenCS
diabetes Diabetes Mellitus TeratogenCS


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All codes descending from 66091009 Congenital Disease


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self_employed Self employed EmploymentStatusCS
full_time Works in military or community setting on a full time basis (35 or more hours per week), receiving pay at minimum wage or higher, in a mainstream integrated setting, in a job that was not set aside for mental health clients. EmploymentStatusCS
part_time Works in military or community setting on a full time basis (less than 35 hours per week), receiving pay at minimum wage or higher, in a mainstream integrated setting, in a job that was not set aside for mental health clients. EmploymentStatusCS
work_training Facility or community based paid training program that teaches the meaning, value and demands of work. Individuals perform paid work activities and are accompanied by a job coach. These paid work activities are geared towards assisting the individual in gaining work experience and developing the soft skills needed to obtain competitive employment. Participant in work adjustment training programs should preferably be time-limited, with a long term goal of obtaining competitive employment. Participant in a work adjustment training program is set aside for mental health clients and/or other participants of a rehabilitation program. EmploymentStatusCS
transitional Temporary employment placement secured by a vocational agency (such as a Fountain House model clubhouse program) and set aside for mental health clients. Employment is paid and is in an integrated / mainstream business setting. Individuals are actual employees of the company, not of the clubhouse. Individuals are paid at least minimum wage, and preferably the prevailing rate received by regular company employees for the same job. Placement work is done in the company’s place of business, never in the clubhouse. EmploymentStatusCS
unemployed Not currently employed, but looking for work in the past 30 days or on layoff from a job. EmploymentStatusCS
volunteer Volunteers (unpaid) their time in the community on a regular basis, and does not fit the criteria for Employed, Transitional Employment, or Work Adjustment Training EmploymentStatusCS
unpaid_rehab Engaged in any rehabilitation activity not already specified in one of the other categories, such as: work exploration, pre-vocational skill building groups and activities, community activities such as church groups, social skill building activities, mobility training, adjustment to disability training, etc. EmploymentStatusCS
homemaker Manages their family household as a principal occupation, and performs household duties for others EmploymentStatusCS
student Currently in school and not involved in any other work activity. If an individual is in school, but otherwise employed, they shall be categorized in the appropriate employment category. EmploymentStatusCS
retired Individual has concluded their working or professional career, and does not fit the criteria for Student or Volunteer EmploymentStatusCS
disabled Not currently employed or looking for work due to disability. Not involved in any other rehabilitation activity. EmploymentStatusCS
confined Individual resides in a jail or correctional facility and is unable to work. EmploymentStatusCS


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active On active duty in US military MilitaryStatusCS
reserve Currently a Reservist MilitaryStatusCS
discharged No longer in active military service MilitaryStatusCS


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usa US Army USMilitaryBranchCS
usn US Navy USMilitaryBranchCS
usaf US Air Force USMilitaryBranchCS
usmc US Marine Corps USMilitaryBranchCS
uscg US Coast Guard USMilitaryBranchCS
usphc US Public Health Service USMilitaryBranchCS
noaa National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration USMilitaryBranchCS


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bad Bad Conduct Discharge MilitaryServiceDischargeStatusCS
dishonorable Dishonorable discharge MilitaryServiceDischargeStatusCS
general General Conduct Discharge MilitaryServiceDischargeStatusCS
honorable Honorable Discharge MilitaryServiceDischargeStatusCS
not_honorable Other than honorable discharge, but not specified MilitaryServiceDischargeStatusCS


Values were taken from Final HMIS Data Standards March 2010 (Homeless Management Information System), field 5.05E Veteran’s Information. See:

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post_9_11_era Post September 11, 2001 to Present MilitaryServiceEraCS
gulf_era Persian Gulf Era (August 1991 - September 10, 2001) MilitaryServiceEraCS
post_vietnam_era Post-Vietnam (May 1975 - July 1991) MilitaryServiceEraCS
vietnam_era Vietnam Era (August 1964 - April 1975) MilitaryServiceEraCS
post_korean_era Between Korean and Vietnam War (February 1955 - July 1964) MilitaryServiceEraCS
korean_era Korean War (June 1950 - January 1955) MilitaryServiceEraCS
post_wwII_era Between WWII and Korean War (August 1947 - May 1950) MilitaryServiceEraCS
wwII_era World War II (September 1940 - July 1947) MilitaryServiceEraCS