[ Comparison of BESA and RAI: evaluating the outcomes of two assessment instruments for long-term residential care needs].

Abstract

In Switzerland, the level of nursing care required for residents in nursing homes is either assessed by the BESA Catalogue 2010 or by the Minimum Data Set (MDS) of the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI). Within both instruments the nursing care need is represented in minutes. According to these minutes, the resident is allocated to a tariff level. The aim… (More)
DOI: 10.1024/1012-5302/a000337

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@article{Gattinger2014CO, title={[ Comparison of BESA and RAI: evaluating the outcomes of two assessment instruments for long-term residential care needs].}, author={Heidrun A Gattinger and Stefan Ott and Susi Saxer}, journal={Pflege}, year={2014}, volume={27 1}, pages={31-40} }