Grooming

Independent

Independent

Independent

Independent

Bathing

  • Lower body: some assist to independent

  • Upper extremity: independent

Independent

Independent

Independent

Wheelchair propulsion

Independent to some assist

Independent

Independent

Independent

Standing

Independent to some assist

Independent

Independent

Independent

Communication

Independent

Independent

Independent

Independent

Transportation

Independent

Independent

Independent

Independent

Amount of assistance required

Home care: 2 hours/day

Personal care: 6 hours/day

Homemaking: 3 hours/day

Homemaking: 2 hours/day

Homemaking: 0-1 hour/day

 

SOURCE: Reprinted with permission, from Sie and Waters, 2002. Copyright 2002 by Demos Medical Publishing.



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