Flashcards in Bladder Management: Level Of Assist Deck (15)
What are two important things to note in this category?
Level of assistance
Frequency of accidents
What should be recorded regarding level of assistance and frequency of accidents?
The lower of the two
What is included in this category?
Complete and intentional control of urinary bladder and equipment or medication used for control
What are devices that may be associated with this category?
What is included under Device Management?
...pt does < 25% of device management OR requires helper to clean up after accidents OR to assist pt rolling on AND off, OR requires 2 helpers
...pt does 25-49% of device management
...pt does 50-74% of device management
...pt does 75% or greater of device management
...needs assist with device (i.e., staff empty urinal or commode bucket, provides incontinence pad or provides device)
Mod I - NO HELPER
...pt uses a device urinal, bedpan, cath, pad, diaper, urinary collecting device, or meds to sphincter control
I - NO HELPER
...NO device or is on dialysis and does not void or use a device or agent for management
What is the minimum rating a pt can receive if no helper is required?
6 = Mod I
What is the maximum rating a pt can receive if a helper is required?
5 = S/Setup