Personal assistance services

Scope Notes: Refers to help provided to people with disabilities to assist them with tasks essential for daily living. These tasks include bathing, dressing, getting around, toileting, eating, shopping, remembering things, and other activities. Term added October 2005
ICF I:
  • d2 GENERAL TASKS AND DEMANDS
  • d4 MOBILITY
  • d5 SELF-CARE
  • d6 DOMESTIC LIFE
  • e3 SUPPORT AND RELATIONSHIPS
  • e5 SERVICES, SYSTEMS AND POLICIES
ICF III:
  • d230 Carrying out daily routine
  • d410 Changing basic body position
  • d420 Transferring oneself
  • d430 Lifting and carrying objects
  • d435 Moving objects with lower extremities
  • d440 Fine hand use
  • d445 Hand and arm use
  • d450 Walking
  • d455 Moving around
  • d460 Moving around in different locations
  • d465 Moving around using equipment
  • d470 Using transportation
  • d510 Washing oneself
  • d520 Caring for body parts
  • d530 Toileting
  • d540 Dressing
  • d550 Eating
  • d560 Drinking
  • d570 Looking after one's health
  • d620 Acquisition of goods and services
  • d630 Preparing meals
  • d640 Doing housework
  • d650 Caring for household objects
  • e340 Personal care providers and personal assistants
  • e575 General social support services, systems and policies
ICF IV:
  • d2301 Managing daily routine
  • d2302 Completing the daily routine
  • d2303 Managing one's own activity level
  • d4102 Kneeling
  • d4103 Sitting
  • d4104 Standing
  • d4105 Bending
  • d4106 Shifting the body's centre of gravity
  • d4200 Transferring oneself while sitting
  • d4201 Transferring oneself while lying
  • d4300 Lifting
  • d4301 Carrying in the hands
  • d4302 Carrying in the arms
  • d4305 Putting down objects
  • d4350 Pushing with lower extremities
  • d4400 Picking up
  • d4401 Grasping
  • d4402 Manipulating
  • d4403 Releasing
  • d4450 Pulling
  • d4451 Pushing
  • d4452 Reaching
  • d4453 Turning or twisting the hands or arms
  • d4454 Throwing
  • d4455 Catching
  • d4500 Walking short distances
  • d4501 Walking long distances
  • d4502 Walking on different surfaces
  • d4503 Walking around obstacles
  • d4600 Moving around within the home
  • d4601 Moving around within buildings other than home
  • d4602 Moving around outside the home and other buildings
  • d4701 Using private motorized transportation
  • d4702 Using public motorized transportation
  • d5100 Washing body parts
  • d5101 Washing whole body
  • d5102 Drying oneself
  • d5200 Caring for skin
  • d5201 Caring for teeth
  • d5202 Caring for hair
  • d5203 Caring for fingernails
  • d5204 Caring for toenails
  • d5300 Regulating urination
  • d5301 Regulating defecation
  • d5302 Menstrual care
  • d5400 Putting on clothes
  • d5401 Taking off clothes
  • d5402 Putting on footwear
  • d5403 Taking off footwear
  • d5404 Choosing appropriate clothing
  • d5700 Ensuring one's physical comfort
  • d5701 Managing diet and fitness
  • d5702 Maintaining one's health
  • d6200 Shopping
  • d6201 Gathering daily necessities
  • d6300 Preparing simple meals
  • d6301 Preparing complex meals
  • d6400 Washing and drying clothes and garments
  • d6401 Cleaning cooking area and utensils
  • d6402 Cleaning living area
  • d6403 Using household appliances
  • d6404 Storing daily necessities
  • d6405 Disposing of garbage
  • d6500 Making and repairing clothes
  • d6501 Maintaining dwelling and furnishings
  • d6502 Maintaining domestic appliances
  • d6503 Maintaining vehicles
  • d6504 Maintaining assistive devices
  • d6505 Taking care of plants, indoors and outdoors
  • d6506 Taking care of animals
  • e5750 General social support services
Changes:
10/19/05 added
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