Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly
EASY - Care Standard 2010
Purpose : A holistic profile of health and care needs, based on the priorities of the older person for support, information, or advice.
Admin time : 20 min
User Friendly : High
Administered by : Primary Carer, nurse or Social Worker interview with individual and, where appropriate, their carer or someone else they nominate
1. Personal details consisting of 8 items that can be used to stratify populations for valid comparisons of health and care needs.
2. A check list of 49 items across 7 domains of physical, mental, and social care functioning.
3. Information to support an appropriate service response. This consists of a summary of needs identified in the assessment, stratified in relation to the older person’s priorities regarding response, the independence score, a checklist of medical conditions, and consent for information sharing.
Author : (EASY-Care Foundation Ltd.)
The Social Assessment is one of 8 domains of the
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)
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This Tool is used in the Social Assessment
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