From: Perpetuating harms from isolation among older adults with cognitive impairment: observed discrepancies in homecare service documentation, assessment and approval practices
To get an overall understanding of the material, all 131 need assessment forms and their attached care plans were reviewed by two of the authors (IN and LB).
Two of the authors (LS and LB) focused on discerning potential CI as they read each form and plan.
Two of the authors (LS and LB) identified 43 need assessment forms of clients with potential CI.
The 43 selected need assessment forms and care plans were read several times to achieve overall understanding.