The Karnofsky Performance Scale Index allows patients to be classified as to their functional impairment. This can be used to compare effectiveness of different therapies and to assess the prognosis in individual patients. The lower the Karnofsky score, the worse the survival for most serious illnesses.
Non-profit agency advocating to ensure that needed resources are available to older adults
Coordinates all services for Michigan's aging and adult population so that residents can receive the services they need to maintain their independence, and live a healthier and higher quality life
Program to protect, encourage independence, and advocate for frail and vulnerable adults in Michigan
Gives the Care Manager a starting point when searching community resources