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OASIS M1860 Ambulation/Locomotion - Answer Indicated GG0170 Only

Just because the patient has a mobility deficit doesn’t mean s/he is a candidate for physical therapy. The patient’s status prior to this current episode is the primary driver that determines if physical therapy is needed or not. If the patient is not a candidate for therapy and will...

Posted by Melissa Cott on Apr 28, 2022

OASIS GG0170: Answer Only Indicated Transferring Questions

GG0170 has 6 specific questions that relate to M1850 Transferring.

  • Roll left and right
  • Sit to lying
  • Lying to sitting on side of bed
  • Sit to stand
  • Chair/bed-to-chair transfer
  • Car Transfer

Posted by Melissa Cott on Mar 10, 2022

OASIS-D GG0100B - Prior Mobility Functioning and Physical Therapy

Contrary to popular belief you will NOT NEED multiple clinicians (nurses and therapists) completing the new OASIS-D, OASIS Home Health assessment. Only one nurse OR one therapist can complete the new OASIS-D GG0130 and GG0170 questions perfectly well. If the admitting clinician is able...

Posted by Melissa Cott on Dec 13, 2018