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Term Description

The Parent Patient Activation Measure (PAM) is a 10 or 13 statement survey assesses the underlying knowledge, skills and confidence integral to managing a child's health and healthcare.This term represents the 10-item version of the Parent PAM. For the 13-item version of the Parent PAM, see [LOINC: 87675-5].
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Reference Information

Type Source Reference
Citation Regenstrief Institute Hibbard JH, Stockard J, Mahoney ER, Tusler M. Development of the Patient Activation Measure (PAM): Conceptualizing and Measuring Activation in Patients and Consumers. Health Services Research. 2004;39(4 Pt 1):1005-1026. doi:10.1111/j.1475-6773.2004.00269.x. PMC1361049

Panel Hierarchy

Details for each LOINC in Panel LHC-Forms

LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
87689-6 Parent Patient Activation Measure - 10 [PAM] Parent
Indent87676-3 When all is said and done, I am the person who is responsible for taking care of my child's health.
Indent87677-1 Taking an active role in my child's health care is the most important thing that affects her/his health.
Indent87679-7 I know what each of my child's prescribed medications do.
Indent87680-5 I am confident that I can tell whether I need to go the doctor or whether I can take care of my child's health problem myself.
Indent87681-3 I am confident I can tell a doctor the concerns that I have about my child's health even when he or she does not ask.
Indent87682-1 I am confident that I can follow through on medical treatments I need to do for my child at home.
Indent87685-4 I have been able to help my child maintain (keep up with) lifestyle changes, like eating right or exercising.
Indent87686-2 I know how to prevent problems with my child's health.
Indent87687-0 I am confident I can figure out solutions when new problems arise with my child's health.
Indent87688-8 I am confident that I can help my child maintain lifestyle changes, like eating right and exercising, even during times of stress.
Indent88174-8 Total score Parent [PAM] {score}

Fully-Specified Name

Parent Patient Activation Measure - 10

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