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The DC Code: § 44-108.03 Functional assessment.

Index44 Charitable and Curative Institutions. (Refs & Annos)

Within 30 days prior to admission, the facility shall collect, on a standardized form approved by the Mayor, the following information regarding each applicant:

Level of functioning in activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, grooming, eating, toileting, and mobility;
Level of support and intervention, including any special equipment and supplies, required to compensate for the individual's deficits in activities of daily living;
Current physical or psychological symptoms of the individual requiring monitoring, support, or other intervention by the ALR;
Capacity of the individual for making personal and healthcare related decisions;
Presence of disruptive behavior or behavior which presents a risk to the physical or emotional health and safety of self or others;
Social factors, including:
Significant problems with family circumstances and personal relationships;
Spiritual status and needs; and
Ability to participate in structured and group activities and the resident's current involvement in such activities.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-127, see notes following § 44-101.01. DC CODE § 44-108.03 Current through December 11, 2012


(June 24, 2000, D.C. Law 13-127, § 803, 47 DCR 2647.)