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Issue Date: July 2018
Published Online: November 01, 2018
Updated: April 30, 2020
Predicting Successful Community Discharge for Medicare Beneficiaries Across Postacute Settings: Determining Optimal Functional Score Categories
Author Affiliations
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
Article Information
Advocacy / Health Services Research and Education
Research Platform   |   November 01, 2018
Predicting Successful Community Discharge for Medicare Beneficiaries Across Postacute Settings: Determining Optimal Functional Score Categories
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211510158. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-RP101B
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211510158. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-RP101B
Abstract

Date Presented 4/19/2018

Self-care and mobility are two main functional areas in occupational therapy. This study determined the optimal method to analyze functional scores (self-care and mobility) to predict successful community discharge for Medicare beneficiaries across postacute settings.

Primary Author and Speaker: Chih-Ying (Cynthia) Li

Additional Authors and Speakers: Amol Karmarkar, Kenneth Ottenbacher, and Hemalkumar Mehta