Clinical User Guide
Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K10)

See also: Assessments

The Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K-10) Assessment is available to all patients, and allows you to assess a patient's mental health.

1.      From the patient's record, select Assessment > Distress (K10) Assessment. The Distress (K10) Assessment window appears.


2.      Ask your patient each of the questions presented, recording their responses on the form provided.


3.      Click Save to save the completed assessment to the patient's record. Saved assessments are added to the History list to the right of this window, and a note is added to the patient's Progress Notes.