evaluate older adults' ability to take care of themselves

Description

Assess the condition of an older patient and decide if he or she needs assistance in taking care of him- or herself to eat or to bathe and in meeting his/hers social and psychological needs.

Alternative label

  • evaluate ability of older adults to take care of themselves

  • evaluate senior citizens' ability to take care of themselves

  • evaluate older adults' abilities to take care of themselves

  • assess autonomy of older adults

  • assess the condition of older adults regarding their ability to take care of themselves

Skill type

  • skill

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/skill/b4910ea9-578d-4767-bd68-00a315a64e09