Flashcards in Dementia (20.4) Deck (8)
What is the scoring scale of the MMSE?
Severe: 10 or lower
What is tested in the MMSE?
Orientation, registration, alertness/ calculation, recall, language
What is the scoring scale of MoCA?
Normal: over 26
Severe: under 10
What are the ADLs?
Dressing, Eating, Ambulating toileting, hygiene
What are the IADLs?
Shopping, Housekeeping, Accounting, Food Preparation transportation
What are the characteristics of adult homes?
1- Provides a room and meals
2- Can add on assistance with daily acitivities
3- Not for complex medical problems
What are the characteristics of assisted living facilities?
1- Assistance with instrumental activities of daily living
2- can add on some basic activities of daily living for extra fees
3- No medicl or nursing care onsite