Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Des Moines University, 3200 Grand Avenue Munroe Building Des Moines, IA 50312
6:00 pm - Continuing Education Session: Wheelchair Fitting - Considerations for Seating and Positioning
Tim Lundberg, DPT, OCS
Physical Therapist, VA Central Iowa Health Care
Sarah Olson, MOT, OTR/L, ATP
Occupational Therapist, Assistive Technology Professional, VA Central Iowa Health Care System
- Identify three (3) important considerations obtained during the initial interview for seating and positioning.
- Identify at least three (3) means of relieving pressure in order to prevent tissue injury.
- List three (3) anatomical measurements necessary when selecting an appropriate wheelchair.
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