Title

Older Adults: The Case for Comprehensive Assessment.

Department

Nursing

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-2001

Abstract

Recognition of all health care problems is important to be able to provide comprehensive care with optimal outcomes and to maximize reimbursement. This article addresses the importance of conducting a thorough geriatric assessment, including an assessment of mental health. The authors present case examples to illustrate where shortcomings in the assessment could compromise both care and reimbursement.

Journal

National Association for Home Care Magazine

Journal ISSN

0738-467X

Volume

20

Issue

1

First Page

26

Last Page

28

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