Mastering RAI-HCClinical Module

Mastering RAI-Home Care: Clinical Module is a web-based educational program that provides an engaging and interactive learning experience, incorporating expert subject matter knowledge, modern instructional design theory and leading edge media technologies. This software is designed to help health care professionals to understand the basic terminology, and procedures involved in completing the RAI HC Assessment. Clinicians can practice the assessment approach, and evaluate their skills through an interactive real life case study of a Home Care client. Self-evaluations at the end of most sections provide feedback on the topics needing review. The Form Overview and Case Study, Coding Guidelines, provide detailed videos on specific ADLs.

Mastering RAI-HC: Clinical Module also provides detailed information about how CAPs (Clinical Assessment Protocols) are triggered and how they are central to Care Planning. The relationship of CAPs and Outcome Measures in Care Planning, along with other applications of the assessment information you collect. The use of animations, videos, graphic and text with narration are used to enrich your knowledge of applications of the assessment information. These include, Outcome Measures, MAPLe/MI-Choice, Resource Utilization Groups (RUG-III/HC), and Quality Indicators.

In addition to the RAI-HC instrument, this program includes detailed information on the Contact Assessment — understand it’s coding guidelines, and apply these skills to an interactive case study.

The Mastering RAI-HC: Clinical Module In addition Mastering RAI HC provides clinical educators with printouts, discussion questions, key messages, and performance expectations for new learners. The software includes Video interviews with experts in RAI Assessment development and implementation. Soon to include: Video testimonials from clinicians providing personal insight into their successful integration and application of the RAI-HC.


Whether you are a new or expert user of the RAI-HC you will be able to easily locate, navigate, interact with, and even export specific content for your own presentations. You can access the wealth of learning resources in the RAI HC Clinical through:

  • Help tutorials introduce navigation features, interactive case study, form overview and more
  • Quick access to any section in the program through an expanding Content Menu
  • A comprehensive Table of Contents with embedded links
  • A searchable Content Index for direct access to all content
  • Over 20 video interviews covering a range of topics related to the RAI-HC
  • Linked indexes to groups of content within each section
  • A Glossary of terms relating to the RAI-HC that includes inline definitions throughout the program
  • Tabbed content for navigating between related content — for example, intent, definition, process, and coding for each form item
  • Printable documents related to the clinical application of the RAI-HC
  • Content Export allows content to be integrated into educator presentations