Management Data Element #3





A4     XXXX



Presently this field is used for two purposes.  Refer to PIMS Manual, Item 718, for additional information.


  • For department chair, to collect department chair time base information.

  • For physicians, to record certification by a medical specialty board.


Coding Values:

Department Chair classes (2481, 2482):   

XXXX = Numeric (no slash or hyphen)



FMLY = Family Practice

INTL = Internal Medicine

OBGN = Obstetrics / Gynecology

PEDS = Pediatrics / Adolescent Medicine

EQIV = Equivalent to one of the 4 above.


Available Files:  

AC   Active Current Status

AN   Annual Current Status

EH   Employment History Extract

SP   Separated Current Status


SAC  Systemwide Active Current Status

SAN  Systemwide Annual Current Status





Last Updated: March 1, 2002