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4 Exercises for the Chairbound to Improve Upper Body Strength

As part of your rehabilitation plan for patients with deficits in M1850 Transferring and M1840 Toilet Transferring, M1830 Bathing and other activities of daily living (ADLs) that require upper body strength, the following four (4) exercises are recommended for patients who are...

Posted by Melissa Cott on Mar 24, 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

Best Practices for Completing OASIS M1850 Transferring

Include the following evidence-based OASIS-D best clinical practices for M1850 Transferring:

Posted by Melissa Cott on Mar 8, 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