A Rater's Guide to Responding to a Clinical Review
Everyone with a Health Care Level (HCL) of 3 or higher are required to have a Clinical Review. This review process serves as a quality intervention to ensure that scoring is as accurate as possible and that the Rater utilized best practices while screening. It is important that once a clinical review is completed that the Rater accesses the record to address any questions, corrections, or issues the reviewer may have found while completing the review. This is time-sensitive and should be done at the Rater’s earliest convenience.
Protocol for Completing a Clinical Reviewing of the HRST
This document outlines the process and purpose for the HRST Clinical Review. This is a great document for nurses to refer to after they have been trained to complete the process.
HRST Rating Item Relationship Guide
The 22 Rating Items of the HRST are interconnected. This means Rating Items relate to one another. Changing the score of one Rating Item will undoubtedly impact the score of other related items. This document will help Raters and Clinical Reviewers ...
A guide to choosing your raters
This document will assist a new client in determining who, based on the structure of your system, would be best suited to complete ratings using the HRST. These individuals are referred to as“raters”.
Post-Visit Health Risk Screening Tool (HRST) Updating Guidelines
This document is designed to specifically assist in relating information in the Acute Care Summary for people with IDD or other acute care stay discharge information to specific Rating Items in the HRST.
Detecting Health Risks
This document provides an overview of the HRST, the intent of the tool, and the benefits of using the HRST.