interRAI Pediatric Home Care (PEDS-HC) Assessment Form and User’s Manual

TitleinterRAI Pediatric Home Care (PEDS-HC) Assessment Form and User’s Manual
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsPhillips CD, Hawes C, Morris JN, Berg K, Björkgren M, Declercq A, Finne-Soveri H, Fries BE, Frijters D, Gray L, Henrard J-C, Hirdes JP, Ljunggren G, Smith TF, Steel K, Szczerbińska K, Topinková E
EditionVersion 9.2, Standard Edition
Number of Pages128
PublisherinterRAI
CityWashington, DC
Publication LanguageEnglish
ISBN Number978-1-62255-024-1
Call NumberRJ138 .P48 2014
KeywordsAdolescent, Child, Child Health Services, Disabled Children, Home Care Services, Needs Assessment
Abstract

The interRAI Pediatric Home Care Assessment (PEDS-HC) is a standardized assessment tool developed for use in programs serving children with special health care challenges. The PEDS-HC instrument is designed to be used to assess the home care challenges of children and youths ranging in age from 4 through 20 (in the USA) who are seeking or receiving long-term services or supports.This book contains introductory material, an item-by-item guide to completing the assessment form, and the assessment form itself.