Flashcards in Problem Solving Deck (14)
What is included in this category?
Reasonable, safe, and timely decision-making about financial, social, and personal affairs and ability to initiate, sequence, and self-correct tasks to solve problems
What is an important question to consider for this category?
Does the pt recognize there is a problem and seek a solution?
...solves ROUTINE problems < 25% of the time, does not recognize a problem exists, may require 1-on-1 S, may nee restraint for safety
...solves ROUTINE problems 25-49% of the time, may need direction more than 1/2 of time to initiate or complete simple ADLs, may need restraint for safety
...solves ROUTINE problems 50-74% of the time
...solves ROUTINE problems 75-90% of the time
...solves ROUTINE problems > 90% of the time, cues, S in stressful situations prompting NO MORE THAN 10% of the time
...extra time for COMPLEX problems
...I with COMPLEX problems
Is there s "0" category?
NO - 1 (Total A) is the lowest category
What is the minimum score a pt can receive if they can solve complex problems?
6 = Mod I
What is the maximum score a pt can receive if the CAN NOT solve complex problems, even with extra time given to do so?
5 = S/Setup
Hint - complex problems:
Self med administration