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Care Assessment

The Family Assessment Form and the Behavior Profile are guides designed to assist you in determining the level of need for your loved one.

Care Assessment

The Family Assessment Form and the Behavior Profile are guides designed to assist you in determining the level of need for your loved one.

After you have completed these forms, feel free to send via mail or fax to the attention of Chris Braley, Braley Care Home’s licensed clinical social worker. He will be happy to discuss the results of the assessment tools and any other concerns you may have. The Pre-Admission Resident Assessment Form is required for admission to Braley Care Homes. It must be filled out by the resident’s physician within 60 days prior to the date of admission to the facility.

Stages Of Dementia

Learn more about the Stages of Dementia and how Braley Care Homes can help. Braley Care Homes use the Global Deterioration Scale, which has seven stages. The three stages below are a condensed version.

Mild

Denial is dominant defense mechanism

Reads a passage or a book and retains relatively little material

Blame others for stealing lost items

Repeat themselves

Arrives at wrong time or place

Forgets why they went to the store

Has multiple late notices for bills

Lost interest in hobbies or activities

Unwilling to try new things

Easily taken advantage of, such as giving large sums of money to strangers

Mild

  • Denial is dominant defense mechanism

  • Reads a passage or a book and retains relatively little material

  • Blame others for stealing lost items

  • Repeat themselves

  • Arrives at wrong time or place

  • Forgets why they went to the store

  • Has multiple late notices for bills

  • Lost interest in hobbies or activities

  • Unwilling to try new things

  • Easily taken advantage of, such as giving large sums of money to strangers

Moderate

Five minutes or less of functional short-term memory

Becomes lost if away from familiar surrounding

Wander around streets, perhaps at night, sometimes becoming lost

Neglectful of hygiene and/or eating

Forget names of family or friends, or confuse one family member with another

See or hear things that are not there

Forgetfulness is creating unsafe environment, such as leaving gas unlit or food on a stove

Can’t remember visits even though the visitor just left

Can’t follow written signs, write name, add or subtract

Severe

Lose ability to understand or use speech

Incontinent

Little or no recognition of friends or family

Needs assistance with eating, washing, bathing, toilet and dressing

Aggressive tendencies, such as attempting to hit the person next to them

Requires assistance walking, or confined to a wheelchair

Looks in mirror and talks to own image or becomes afraid

Stages Of Dementia

Learn more about the Stages of Dementia and how Braley Care Homes can help. Braley Care Homes use the Global Deterioration Scale, which has seven stages. The three stages below are a condensed version.

Mild

  • Denial is dominant defense mechanism

  • Reads a passage or a book and retains relatively little material

  • Blame others for stealing lost items

  • Repeat themselves

  • Arrives at wrong time or place

  • Forgets why they went to the store

  • Has multiple late notices for bills

  • Lost interest in hobbies or activities

  • Unwilling to try new things

  • Easily taken advantage of, such as giving large sums of money to strangers

Moderate

Five minutes or less of functional short-term memory

Becomes lost if away from familiar surrounding

Wander around streets, perhaps at night, sometimes becoming lost

Neglectful of hygiene and/or eating

Forget names of family or friends, or confuse one family member with another

See or hear things that are not there

Forgetfulness is creating unsafe environment, such as leaving gas unlit or food on a stove

Can’t remember visits even though the visitor just left

Can’t follow written signs, write name, add or subtract

Severe

Lose ability to understand or use speech

Incontinent

Little or no recognition of friends or family

Needs assistance with eating, washing, bathing, toilet and dressing

Aggressive tendencies, such as attempting to hit the person next to them

Requires assistance walking, or confined to a wheelchair

Looks in mirror and talks to own image or becomes afraid

You Can Print And Mail Or Fax The Forms To Our Office At:

Braley Care Homes

6192 US 60 Hurricane, WV 25526

Fax: (304) 201-3678

Email: chris@braleycarehomes.com

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Location:

Braley Care Homes

6192 US 60

Hurricane, WV 25526

Phone Numbers:

Referrals and Inquiries: (304) 767-4033

Facility Phone: (304) 201-3677

Facility Fax: (304) 201-3678

AREAS WE SERVE

BUSINESS HOURS

Monday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Tuesday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Wednesday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Thursday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Friday

9:00am – 6:30pm

© 2023 All Rights Reserved.

Contact Us to

Schedule a Tour!

BH Logo

Our clinic largest private mental health partnership, with a carefully selected nationwide team of Psychiatrists.

KEEP IN TOUCH.

Facebook Icon
twitter icon
instagram icon
youtube icon

CONTACT US

Location:

Braley Care Homes

6192 US 60

Hurricane, WV 25526

Phone Numbers:

Referrals and Inquiries: (304) 767-4033

Facility Phone: (304) 201-3677

Facility Fax: (304) 201-3678

AREAS WE SERVE

BUSINESS HOURS

Monday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Tuesday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Wednesday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Thursday

9:00am – 6:30pm

Friday

9:00am – 6:30pm

© 2023 All Rights Reserved.