MDS Alert

Item Focus: Stay Current on Assessing Shortness of Breath


- Published on Mon, Feb 05, 2018
Interview, assess, observe — but what if you find conflicting information? You and team members may be inclined only to follow the RAI Manual’s specific instructions for evaluating and recording a resident’s shortness of breath, but effectively recording potential shortness of breath can be complicated. Shortness of breath is a serious condition that can affect almost every aspect of a [...]


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