Term: Assessment for Personal Care Home (PCH) Placement

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26

Definition:

An assessment of clinical status, and nursing and social requirements, which are coordinated, whenever possible, by the same individuals who performed the assessment for Home Care. Individuals placed on a 'waiting' list may also have an initial assessment of their condition.

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References 

  • Roos NP, Stranc L, Peterson S, Mitchell L, Bogdanovic B, Shapiro E. A Look at Home Care in Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2001. [Summary] [Full Report] (View)
  • Roos NP, Mitchell L, Peterson S, Shapiro E. Perspectives on Home Care Data Requirements. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2001. [Full Report] (View)