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Flashcards in Transfer: Bed/Chair/Wheelchair Deck (14):
1

What is included in this category?

All aspects of getting from a lying position in bed, up to chair or in a standing position, then back to lying position in bed

2

What are included as assistive devices?

Bed rails
Walkers
WC arms

3

0

Activity did not occur
...due to safety/medical limitation or refusal (rare)

4

1

Total A
...pt performs < 25% of transfers on and off a bed to WC or chair OR requires 2 helpers (includes setup) or mechanical lift, or 1 helper transfers pt lift and lower while 1 helper supervises

5

2

Max A
...pt transfers self on and off a bed to a WC or chair and requires lifting AND lowering assistance or performs 25-49% of required effort

6

3

Mod A
...pt transfers self on and off a bed to a WC or chair and requires lifting OR lowering assistance or moving 2 limbs or performs 50-74% of required effort

7

4

Min A
...pt transfers self on and off a bed to WC or chair and requires touching or steadying assistance or lifting one limb or 75% or greater of required effort

8

5

S/Setup
...pt transfers self on and off a bed to WC or chair and requires S, or setup, (includes positioning chair, locking WC, applying/removing/adjusting leg rests), or VCs

9

6

Mod I - NO HELPER
...pt transfers self on and off bed to WC or chair and uses AD (handrail, armrest, slide board, walker, etc.) or slower pace (3x slower) or safety concerns

10

7

I - NO HELPER
...pt transfers self on and off a bed to WC or chair @ a usual pace (NO devices WITHOUT use of handrails, armrests, or devices, includes management of WC parts; must be able to approach bed, lock brakes of WC and move leg rests and NO safety concerns)

11

What is the minimum rating a pt can receive if a helper is not required?

6 = Mod I

12

What is the maximum rating a pt can receive if a helper is required?

5 = S/Setup

13

What is the maximum rating a pt can receive if touching is required?

4 = Min A

14

How much more slowly does a pt need to complete activities in order to be classified as Mod I (6)?

3x more slowly