This calculator predicts the risk of death for people living in nursing homes (long-term care facilities).

The calculator takes 2 to 3 minutes to complete. All answers should reflect time of entry into a person’s first nursing home.

Disclaimer: This calculator does not predict the future for any single individual. More
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What is the level of social support and wealth in your neighbourhood where you last lived (prior to entry into your first nursing home)?

Is your nursing home classified as a for-profit or not-for-profit organization?
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How many beds are in your nursing home?


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Is your nursing home in a city/town?

Where were you immediately before entering the nursing home?

Inpatient facility includes inpatient acute care hospital, inpatient rehabilitation hospital. or inpatient complex continuing care.
Would it surprise you if you died in the next 6 months?

In the past 90 days prior to admission, was there a noticeable decline in your ability to make every day decisions? (e.g., finances, medical care decisions, etc.)

In the past 90 days, was there a noticeable decline in your ability to conduct activities of daily living? This includes your ability to dress, to eat, or to bathe by yourself

Which of the following signs and symptoms did you have when you first entered the nursing home?