Flashcards in Bowel Management: Level Of Assist Deck (14):
What is included in this category?
Complete and intentional control of bowel movements and use of equipment or agents for control
What devices are included in this category?
What does Device Management include?
...pt does < 25% of device management, OR requires helper to clean up after accidents OR ostomy unless pt manages entirely, manual disimpaction, digital stimulation, OR assist of 2 helpers to manage device
...pt does 25-49% of device management
...pt does 50-74% of device management
...pt does 75% or greater of device management (i.e., staff inserts suppository only)
...set-up assist with device (i.e., staff empty commode bucket/bedpan, only supply ostomy items, provide incontinence pad/device)
Mod I - NO HELPER
...use of AD WITHOUT S (i.e., pt manages own bowel program or device)
I - NO HELPER
Is it possible for this activity not to occur?
NO - there is no "0" scoring category
What category should a pt be scored in if 2 helpers are required?
1 = Total A
What is the minimum score a pt can receive if a helper is not required?
6 = Mod I