$220

Introduction to Powered Wheelchairs

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Allied Health Gym

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

122 Day St

Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875

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A 3.5 hour interactive workshop ideal for occupational therapists, physiotherapists, support workers, new graduates and students. This hands-on learning experience will provide participants with an introduction to clinical reasoning skills and knowledge necessary for working with and selecting powered wheelchairs. Suitable for SWEP Green prescribers.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Recognise the range of powered wheelchairs available
  • Demonstrate competency in safe use and basic maintenance of powered wheelchairs
  • Demonstrate instruction of another person in safe use of a powered wheelchair
  • Outline clinical reasoning for powered wheelchair selection to meet individual needs

Presented by Yooralla’s ILC Therapy team.

NB: Some physical activity involved; please wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes.

Accessibility

This venue is wheelchair accessible. Please contact the organiser directly with any accessibility requirements.

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Allied Health Gym

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

122 Day St

Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875

Australia

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