Review of Uniform Assessment Items and Tools for Ambulatory and Hospital Settings

Published in: Uniform Patient Assessment for Post-Acute Care: Final Report / Edited by Andrew Kramer and Danielle Holthaus, (Aurora, CO: Health Care Policy and Research, Jan. 25, 2006), Chapter 3, p. 39-45

Posted on on January 01, 2006

by Debra Saliba

This review will focus on those assessment domains and related items that might further the potential goals for a hospital discharge assessment instrument, and will focus on domains, items within domains, and examples of existing assessment tools.

This report is part of the RAND Corporation External publication series. Many RAND studies are published in peer-reviewed scholarly journals, as chapters in commercial books, or as documents published by other organizations.

The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.