Applying the Frailty I-Care Toolkit 

Jackie’s story

Jackie’s story demonstrates a journey from fitness to frailty and recognises four frailty profiles within this.    Reflecting on Jackie’s journey prompts four questions:


Frailty profiles

There are four recognisable frailty profiles based on the Clinical Frailty Scale as well as national and local intelligence.


Jackie’s Journey

The following shows Jackie’s Journey from fitness to frailty in which recognisable stages can be seen and if identified early, the Frailty I-Care toolkit can be applied to support Jackie, his/her carers and the wider family at different stages of frailty severity:


For more information on frailty profiles and applying the frailty toolkit including ‘top tips’ of delivery and workforce, skills and training click here (summary slide for each profile).