Coding help » Overview and related screens

Overview and related screens

In this section we answer questions about the Overview and Related screens for all assessment types.


To resolve your issue

  1. Check your manual first
  2. See if it’s covered here.
  3. Still no answer? Contact us at interRAI@tas.health.nz or 0800 10 80 44.

Questions

1. What information should be recorded in the “Advance Directives’ section?

2. What diagnoses do not require a tick in the ‘Use in MDS/Assessment’ edit diagnosis screen under the Diagnoses History overview screen screen?


Question: What information should be recorded in the 'Advance Directives’ section?

Answer:

  • Refer to the National Standards for note completion in the Overview Section. Download the National Standards documents for each interRAI assessment from the page Getting assessments right

Question: 2. What diagnoses do not require a tick in the ‘Use in MDS/Assessment’ edit diagnosis screen under the Diagnoses History overview screen screen?

NB: This only applies to interRAI Home Care and Long Term Care Facility  assessments.

Answer: 

The diagnoses are listed in the I1 pre-populated diagnosis list:

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar
  • Cancer
  • CHD – coronary heart disease
  • CHF – congestive heart failure
  • COPD – chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • CVA – cerebral vascular accident
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hemiplegia
  • Hip fracture – in the last 30 days
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Other fracture – in the last 30 days
  • Paraplegia
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Pneumonia
  • Quadriplegia
  • Schizophrenia
  • UTI – urinary tract infection 

Back to top

CONTACT INTERRAI


Ring: 0800 10 80 44
Email: interRAI@tas.health.nz

INTERRAI SOFTWARE SUPPORT

All regions
Ring: 0800 10 80 44 or 03 378 6555
Email: interRAIservicedesk@cdhb.govt.nz

69 Tory Street Wellington 6140 Phone +64 4 801 2430