RCSLT Online Outcome Tool

Therapy Outcome Measures

Resources to support use of the ROOT


  • Click for guidance on using unique patient identifiers on ROOT

  • To 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

  •  A list of the frequently used ICD10 codes commonly used by SLTs using the ROOT for both communication and swallowing disorder descriptors and medical diagnoses

  • Read some examples of services implementing TOMs and evaluating data in our case studies 

  • Help others by using our template to share your experiences of implementing TOMs or the ROOT

  • The RCSLT has developed some draft templates for including information about ROOT in your fair processing notice and is looking for services to pilot these.  Please contact root@rcslt.org
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