Alternative Risk-Adjustment Approaches to Assessing the Quality of Home Health Care: Final Report. TABLE 5d: "Prior" Risk-Adjusters Specific to Emotional/Behavioral/Cognitive Outcomes

07/01/2006

TABLE 5d. “Prior” Risk-Adjusters Specific to Emotional/Behavioral/Cognitive Outcomes
Variables OASIS Items Specification
ITEMS USED IN IMPROVEMENT IN CONFUSION FREQUENCY
Clinical Factors:
   Conditions Prior to Medical Regimen Change or Inpatient Stay:      
      Impaired decision-making M0220_2 Yes
No (reference category)
      Disruptive or socially inappropriate behavior M0220_5 Yes
No (reference category)
      Memory loss requiring supervision M0220_6 Yes
No (reference category)

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