Flashcards in Problem Solving Deck (14):

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## 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

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## What is an important question to consider for this category?

### Does the pt recognize there is a problem and seek a solution?

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## 1

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Total A

...solves ROUTINE problems < 25% of the time, does not recognize a problem exists, may require 1-on-1 S, may nee restraint for safety

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## 2

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Max direct

...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

5

## 3

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Mod direct

...solves ROUTINE problems 50-74% of the time

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## 4

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Min direct

...solves ROUTINE problems 75-90% of the time

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## 5

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S/Setup

...solves ROUTINE problems > 90% of the time, cues, S in stressful situations prompting NO MORE THAN 10% of the time

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## 6

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Mod I

...extra time for COMPLEX problems

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## 7

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I

...I with COMPLEX problems

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## Is there s "0" category?

### NO - 1 (Total A) is the lowest category

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## What is the minimum score a pt can receive if they can solve complex problems?

### 6 = Mod I

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## 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

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## Hint - complex problems:

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Finance

D/C plans

Self med administration

Employment

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