To continue to create your geriatric care management care plan you next look at the results of your functional assessment Frequently, many older clients have similar deficits as they age. See the sample problem list below that lists functional problems older people often develop when they become more frail and vulnerable. Most care plans will include one or more of these problems, and it is good to incorporate this list into your assessment tools.
Self Care Deficit_____________________________
Impaired Home Mgmt_________________________
Alterations in Nutrition________________________
Alteration in Bowel Elim_____________________
Impaired Skin Integrity________________________
Alteration in Urinary Elim____________________