Functional and Environmental Assessment of the Older Adult

For this paper, you do not need to follow any particular format and you do not need to include references as HIPAA would forbid referencing the subject. However, follow these guidelines:
  • Typed, double spaced using Word (Office 2007 or 2010)
  • Include your name on it
  • Use headings as appropriate (see below) and format them uniformly throughout the paper.
  • Use correct spellings and grammar; the majority of the assignment grade will be based on the content covered, but points will be deducted for misspellings and grammatical errors.
  • Refer to the HIPAA rules listed in the syllabus for information to omit. If you have a question about including any piece of information, contact the course instructor.
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B334 Comprehensive Health History

Functional and Environmental Assessment of the Older Adult

Functional and Environmental Assessment of the Older Adult
TopicsExceeds Standard (points)Meets Standard(points)Below Standard (points)Comments
Introductory Paragraph*1086
Functional Assessment*1. ADL’s

2. Instrumental ADL’s

3. Mobility

Environmental Assessment*1. General Assessment

2. Recommendation

Writing Guidelines252321
Total Points

*See assignment description for full explanation of expected content.

Exceeds Standard: Essential content fully and thoroughly developed (A or B work); Meets Standard: Contains essential content (C Work); Below Standard: Essential content missing/incomplete (< C work)