Information for Certified Cognitive Screeners


The items listed below are intended for use by individuals who have received a certificate from the Department of Health Services for completion of the Cognitive Screening training curriculum. If you have questions regarding training, please contact

Animal Naming Screen (PDF, 10 KB, exit DHS)

Mini-Cog Screen (PDF, 72 KB)

Scoring Cognitive Screening Results (PDF, 17 KB)

Additional Clock Scoring Rules (PDF, 9 KB)

Cognitive Screening Frequently Asked Questions (PDF, 12 KB)

Training Webcasts:

Table of Contents

Dementia Capable Care in Wisconsin Part 1: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease (2011)  PowerPoint Presentation (PDF, 3 MB)

Dementia Capable Care in Wisconsin Part 2: Importance of Early Detection, Cognitive Screening and Follow Up (2011)  PowerPoint Presentation (PDF, 979 KB)

Dementia Capable Care in Wisconsin Part 3: Dementia in the Workplace (2011)  PowerPoint Presentation (PDF, 1 MB)


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Last Revised: October 13, 2014