(39Ba) Self-Care: Grooming: Admission

SAS Name

A score indicating the patient's ability to groom at admission.  Grooming includes oral care, hair grooming (combing or brushing hair), washing the hands, face, and either shaving the face or applying make-up.  If the patient neither shaves nor applies make-up, grooming includes only the first four tasks.  This items includes obtaining articles necessary for grooming.

Code Code value
00 Activity did not occur
01 Helper - Complete Dependence/Total Assistance (Subject less than 25%)
02 Helper - Complete Dependence/Maximal Assistance (Subject 25% or more)
03 Helper - Modified Dependence/Moderate Assistance (Subject 50% or more)
04 Helper - Modified Dependence/Minimal Assistance (Subject 75% or more)
05 Helper - Modified Dependence/Supervision (Subject 100%)
06 No Helper/Modified Independence (Device)
07 No Helper/Complete Independence (Timely, Safely)