RAI - MDS RES. CARE CAPs & Outcome Scales for Care Planning

This 4 hr course is offered to clinical staff who care plan for residents. The focus is on how the CAPs and Outcome Scales calculate and how they can be used to form individualized care plans. Each learner applies the information to one of their own residents.

Prerequisite: RAI-MDS RES CARE Coding 2 Day for Nurses OR RAI-MDS RES CARE for Interdisciplinary. Completion of 3-6 RAI-MDS assessments.

Clinicians are required to bring a Full or Quarterly MDS assessment of a Resident that they have completed, as well as the resident's triggered CAPs summary, Outcome Scales summary, and CAPs and Outcome Scales Trend Report.

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Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Resident Care Coordinators, RAI Leads, Registered Psychiatric Nurses, Nurse Leaders and Educators, Physiotherapists, Social Workers, Dieticians, Occupational Therapists, Recreational Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, Pastoral Care

4 hours


  • All VCH Employees, please click the Register button, if present, to register into a session.

  • Prior to attending educational sessions, you must obtain approval from your manager or supervisor if attending on scheduled work time (or if you expect to be reimbursed if attending outside of work time). Download this form, have it signed and then keep it for your records. Thank you.

    Available Sessions

    Nov 8, 2017, 8am - 12pm

    • Finch, Lee

    Room B (Ground Floor, on your left). 520 West 6th Ave., Van., BC. Pay parking around area or skytrain (Olympic Village, across the building). **VCH No Scent policy: Learners may be asked to leave if they are wearing products with fragrance

    Contact Info

    Jason Luey, Lee Finch or Rachel Keung