interRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment Form and User’s Manual

TitleinterRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment Form and User’s Manual
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsMorris JN, Belleville-Taylor P, Fries BE, Hawes C, Murphy K, Mor V, Nonemaker S, Phillips CD, Berg K, Björkgren M, Frijters D, Gilgen R, Gray L, Henrard JC, Hirdes JP, Ljunggren G, Steel K, Zimmerman D
EditionVersion 9.1, Standard Edition
Number of Pages140
PublisherinterRAI
CityWashington, DC
Publication LanguageEnglish
ISBN Number978-1-936065-06-6
Accession Number2010023166
Call NumberRA997 .I58 2010
KeywordsHealth Facilities, Long-Term Care, Long-term care facilities, Needs Assessment, Nursing Assessment, Nursing Homes
Abstract

The interRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment System is a comprehensive, standardized system for evaluating the needs, strengths, and preferences of persons in chronic care and nursing home institutional settings. Completing an LTCF assessment enables a health care provider to assess key domains of function, mental and physical health, social support, and service use.This book contains introductory material, an item-by-item guide for using the assessment form, and the assessment form itself.