Flashcards in Chapter 11 Deck (12):
Moving around in the community and using public or private transportation, such as driving, walking, bicycling, or accessing and riding in buses, taxi cabs, or other transportation systems.
Refers to the operation of an automobile.
Driving and community mobility are ______ ______ because they enable engagement in other areas of occupation.
Modes of transportation other than a person's private automobile that promote travel within the community.
Flexible transportation that does not follow regular schedules or fixed routes and often provides curb-to-curb service.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Therapeutic approach focusing on the occupation of driving with consideration for the person's performance skills, the context in which driving takes place, and the activity demands of performing the occupation.
Association of Driver Rehabilitation Specialists
Interdisciplinary organization enacted first driving rehab certification program in 1995
ADED (Association of Driver Rehabilitation Specialists)
The ______ or ________ identifies occupational therapy practitioners who focus their practice on driving and community mobility as opposed to generalist practice.
SCDCM or SCADCM
T/F- Medicare reimburses for driving rehabilitation services in most states.
F- it does not reimburse for driving rehab in most states.