Credit: .1 CEU
Speaker: Michelle Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS
Intermediate Level, Seating and Positioning, SMS Prep Content
Sponsored by Stealth Products
Many people who require respiratory equipment, such as oxygen and ventilators, use a wheeled mobility base. This course will address how to support respiratory equipment on an adaptive stroller, manual wheelchair, or power wheelchair safely and as a part of a team.
Participants will be able to list 3 pieces of respiratory equipment which may need to be attached to a wheeled mobility base.
Participants will be able to list strategies to increase stability of the mobility base.
Participants will be able to list strategies to prevent loss of connection to the respiratory equipment.