Translating high quality research specific to better design and building practice

Research Library

The HMinfo Research Library contains an in-depth collection of materials on home modifications and related subjects.

The Research Library does not lend books and other items. Under special circumstances, requests to use the library may be made by emailing .

Library Search

 

Automating assessment for community-based long-term care: Indiana's experience

Generations

Author: Kinney, E. D., Robison, T., Freeman, J., Cook, C. L.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1997

Abstract:

Describes the Normative Treatment Planning program, an automated assessment tool that some case managers in Indiana's Area Agencies on Aging have begun to incorporate as part of their provision of community-based long-term-care services. The program provides guidelines & decision trees that enable case managers to assess needs & prescribe home-based long-term-care services. The program starts with a computerized version of the state's CHOICE & Medicaid Waiver program eligibility form, which includes state-related eligibility criteria for publicly funded long-term-care services.

Further Details

Pages: 62-65
Volume: 21
Issue: 1
Accession Number: 13.5.03
Keywords: North America, older, assessment, health improvement
Reads: 237
Back