This case study will examine vision assessment in home care. It will provide a comprehensive overview of vision and provide a review of the current literature.
Course created on April 13, 2018
Course Type: Video
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Evaluation; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Beginner, Geriatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the connection between vision and ADL and IADL completion.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three areas of vision impairment.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify three common diagnoses associated with vision impairment.
- After this course, participants will be able to recall three common vision screens.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain three steps involved in completing a vision screen.
- After this course, participants will be able to summarize how to complete one standardized vision screen.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss how vision impairment is related to falls as evidenced in the literature.
|0-15 Minutes||Course Introduction and Case Introduction|
|15-35 Minutes||Vision Overview|
|35-45 Minutes||Case Study Evaluation|
|45-55 Minutes||Clinician Interview|
|55-60 Minutes||Evidence-Based Practice|
Gina Green, MOT, OTR/L
Gina is a 1999 graduate of the Masters of Occupational Therapy Program at Duquesne University. She has worked at the Cleveland Veterans Administration since graduating. Her speciality areas include: home care, home modifications, wheelchair seating and positioning, and vision. She has certifications in The Listening Program, inTime, and FIM. She is also a Reiki Master. Gina currently is pursuing her OTD at Mount Mary University in Milwaukee, WI.
Fawn Carson, MS, OTR/L, ATP
Fawn has been an occupational therapist for 20+ years and holds a master’s degree from Rush University in Chicago and a B.A. degree from Miami University in Oxford, OH. After working in a Level I trauma center in a variety of treatment areas, Fawn became a wheelchair seating specialist. In 2005, she received her Assistive Technology Professional certification. Prior to her role as Managing Editor, Fawn was the Assistant Editor and CEU Administrator of OccupationalTherapy.com and Community Relations Manager for Allied Health Media, OccupationalTherapy.com's parent company. She is currently pursuing her OTD at Mount Mary University in Milwaukee, WI.
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