To support speech and language therapy services with collecting and analysing meaningful outcomes data, there are a number of optional fields that have been added to the ROOT and can be activated for use by services who wish to use them.
The optional fields that are currently available are provided in the table, below. This list will develop over time in response to feedback from SLT services and in response to the changing environment. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org should you wish to activate any of these fields for your service.
Method of service delivery
To record whether interventions
Direction of care (formerly 'care pathway')
To record whether the objective of
the episode of care is to:
AAC: Supporting equipment use
To record the context of support
for the client using AAC. Please refer to page 266 of the Therapy Outcome
Measure User Guide for further information.