Geriatric Assessment Tools are a standardized means of obtaining information as part of a comprehensive assessment visit. Assessment tools enable the practitioner to efficiently evaluate a person's current level of function, cognition, and safety. Examples of tools are organized into the following categories. Click on the appropriate category for a menu of tools.
The assessment tools can be viewed and printed. Viewing and printing require Acrobat Reader, a free download from Adobe Systems. Click on the logo if you do not already have Acrobat Reader.
Our intent is to provide education about tools that our colleagues in geriatrics have developed. Comments and feedback may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Full citation information is provided with each tool. Requests for specific uses/specific tools should be directed to the author(s) listed within the tool.