Functional Assessment in the Older Adult



After reviewing this webquest, the health professional will be able to:

  • Describe the aging process and functional decline in the older adult
  • Explore rationales used to assess functional status
  • Describe different functional status assessments using proven methodology
  • Identify nursing interventions to help promote functional status
  • Describe the importance of functional status education
  • Understand and describe Dorothy Orem's self care theory of nursing

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