FROM ASSESSMENT THROUGH FUNDING WITH POWER SEAT FUNCTIONS
FOR COMPLEX REHABILITATION HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
EDUCATION LEVEL COURSE: BEGINNER – INTERMEDIATE
5 AHPRA CPD HOURS
$25 with Morning Tea and Lunch supplied
Kindly hosted at Toowoomba Golf Club by
Aidacare Healthcare Equipment, Toowoomba
From Assessment through Funding with Power Seat Functions
Power seat functions (PSF) can make the difference for someone being able to independently complete a task or participate in meaningful activities, but also require clear and articulate clinical justification to meet funding criteria. PSF’s each have different benefits however it is often the integration of these features working together that provide the required support for increasing functional capacity.
This full day session will look at the considerations of various PSF’s for both functional use and postural support. We will discuss ways we can provide evidence that an individual’s functional capacity is increased through provision of PSF and practise a few outcome measures that can be considered. Opportunities to try out the different functions will be encouraged throughout the day.
Permobil Clinical Education Specialist
Tilly Brook graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2008 with a Bachelor of Health Science followed by a Masters of Occupational Therapy (Hons) in 2010 from the University of Sydney.
Tilly worked within rehabilitation, working primarily with adults with a brain injury until 2015 when she moved to Singapore. In Singapore, she worked with children and adults at the Cerebral Palsy Alliance School (CPAS). In 2017 Tilly’s clinical knowledge continued as she worked with Mobility Solutions in Auckland, New Zealand.
On her return to Australia, Tilly assisted in the development of the Clinical Hub Team at Sunrise Medical where her passion and experience for mentoring and educating therapists grew. Tilly Joined Permobil in January 2022 and is driven to grow therapists, enabling them to be the best therapist they can be. When she is not at work, you will find Tilly out bush walking, cooking, travelling or hanging with her family.
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