As adoption of this short-form functional measurement tool surges, its utility in helping avoid needless delays before patient transfer to a skilled nursing facility underscores its value in new ways.
Groups all across the country are asking Mary Stilphen to speak about Cleveland Clinic’s success with its 6 Clicks tool for PT/OT assessment. Here are the three things audiences most want to know.
Cleveland Clinic physical and occupational therapists are using electronic questionnaires to measure the functional status of patients in the acute care hospital as part of Clinical Transformation initiative.
The 6 Clicks tool, a short set of questions used to assess patient mobility and basic functional capabilities at Cleveland Clinic, helps with rehabilitation referrals and discharge planning, and improves resource allocations.