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The Agitation In Alzheimer’s Screener For Caregivers (AASC™) Scale

The Agitation In Alzheimer’s Screener For Caregivers (AASC™) Scale

The Agitation in Alzheimer’s Screener for Caregivers (AASC™) is a brief screening tool based on the International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA) consensus definition for agitation in cognitive disorders and was designed to assist caregivers in recognizing agitation associated with Alzheimer’s dementia (AAD). Please click on link below for a downloadable version…
  • C-SSRS Scale

    A suicide risk assessment questionnaire used by professionals to help establish a person's risk of suicide.
  • Reasons For Living Scale

    Downloadable rating scale showing reasons people may provide for not committing suicide.
  • SAFE-T Scale

    The Suicide Assessment Five-step Evaluation and Triage (SAFE-T) scale provides protocols for an intervention plan according to the risk level…
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Wyoming does not operate a managed care program, therefore the entire SMI population is enrolled in FFS.
  • South Dakota

    South Dakota enrolls the disabled population in their managed care program, dual eligible population is enrolled in FFS. As a…
  • District of Columbia

    OPEN MINDS estimates 15% of the SMI population in FFS, 85% in managed care
  • Vermont

    Vermont does not specifically preclude individuals with SMI from enrolling in its PCCM, but dual eligibles are excluded. Therefore, the…
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