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

TitleinterRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment Form and User's Manual, Canadian 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, Canadian English Edition
Number of Pages140
PublisherinterRAI
CityWashington, DC
Publication LanguageEnglish
ISBN Number978-1-936065-45-5
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 Canada, and it uses the English language that is native to Canada.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.