University of Nebraska Medical Center
This resident education module was developed to educate residents on what other team members do. The content was organized around the IM-FM geriatric competencies and IM Milestones. In this module, the learner will focus on how Occupational Therapists (or "OTs") approach the assessment and treatment of people with potential functional problems.
1. Outline the global approach occupational therapists use to evaluate and treat their clients.
2. Explain assessment process used by occupational therapists to determine ability of cognitively impaired individuals to lilve safely and independently.
3. Explain assessment process used by occupational therapists to determine ability of individuals to drive safely.
For evaluation purposes, there is a pre/post test available from the corresponding author.