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Table 2 Chart Abstraction Data

From: Formative evaluation of the telecare fall prevention project for older veterans

Indicator measured N Eligible Completed by usual care VA Telecare
Number completed/number eligible*
Fall history 9 9 9/9
Orthostatic vital signs 9 3 3**/9
Vision 9 4 8/9
Gait, balance, strength 9 5 5**/9
Cognitive evaluation 9 4 6/9
Home safety 9 4 9/9
New assistive device 1 1 1/1
Review assistive device 7 6 7/7
Exercise program or physical therapy 5 3 3/5
  1. * "Number completed" refers to the number of patients for whom a given care process was completed. "Number eligible" refers to the number of patients who were eligible for a given care process.
  2. ** Because Telecare is a phone-based program, these measures were not applicable.