Research and Funding

Instruments to Detect Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults

Minnesota Cognitive Acuity Screen

Abbreviation: 
MCAS
Administration Method: 
Notes: 
The test can be administered both in person as well as telephonically. (RF-5)
Administration Time: 
Notes: 
< 20 min (126)
Level of Expertise to Administer: 
Notes: 
A thorough training program has been developed for assessors and interviewers who complete the MCAS, including video training on the administration of the MCAS for face-to-face interviews. (RF-6)
Cost: 
Notes: 
$95 (7)
Measures Change Over Time: 
No
Target Age Range: 
Education Level Required to Understand Test:
Special Population Samples: 
Cognitive Domains Assessed: 
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