Home Modifications: The Outside Environment

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

This course describes the challenges facing older adults and offers recommended adaptive equipment and modifications for the outdoor environment. It describes common impairments associated with aging and disability, how to collaborate with the patient to identify meaningful activities to achieve their goals, and which modifications may be most appropriate based on clinical presentation. The course highlights best practices to help older adults navigate the outdoor environment and resources available in the community to facilitate implementing suggested recommendations. Finally, it presents brief case scenarios and offers solutions for selecting strategies, adaptations, and equipment for helping older adults navigate outdoor terrain successfully.

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Course Description

This course describes the challenges facing older adults and offers recommended adaptive equipment and modifications for the outdoor environment. It describes common impairments associated with aging and disability, how to collaborate with the patient to identify meaningful activities to achieve their goals, and which modifications may be most appropriate based on clinical presentation. The course highlights best practices to help older adults navigate the outdoor environment and resources available in the community to facilitate implementing suggested recommendations. Finally, it presents brief case scenarios and offers solutions for selecting strategies, adaptations, and equipment for helping older adults navigate outdoor terrain successfully.

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