Scenario Set

The following information is repeated for scenario items 1 through 4.
An OTR working in an inpatient rehabilitation hospital receives a referral to evaluate an older adult with a past medical history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The patient’s function has recently declined due to disease progression, and the patient now requires moderate assistance from their spouse for dressing, grooming, and bathing. The medical record indicates comorbid hypertension and obesity. The patient currently receives 2 liters per minute of oxygen while sleeping.
Scenario item 1 of 4
What questions should the OTR include as part of the initial interview?
Select the 3 best choices.
A. "Do you experience any shortness of breath during daily activities?"
B. "What types of activities do you like to do for fun?"
C. "Does your insurance pay for outpatient therapy after your discharge?"
D. "Can you hire someone to help you while your spouse works?"
E. "Does your spouse provide you with emotional support?"
F. "Are you experiencing any symptoms of anxiety or depression?"

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