interRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment Form and User's Manual, Australian Edition

TitleinterRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment Form and User's Manual, Australian Edition
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2011
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, Australian Edition
Number of Pages142
PublisherinterRAI
CityWashington, DC
Publication LanguageEnglish
ISBN Number978-1-936065-60-8
KeywordsHealth Facilities, Long-Term Care, Long-term care facilities, Needs Assessment, Nursing Assessment, Nursing Homes
Abstract

This edition of the "interRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment Form and User's Manual" is customized to contain country-specific examples for Australia, and it uses the English language that is native to Australia.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.