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


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


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: 241