Course Description and Outline

This introductory level educational course is aimed at providing allied healthcare professionals with an overview of a patient’s automotive mobility challenges, automotive mobility solutions, and the practitioner’s role in advocacy and referral. Patient assessment, chronic illnesses and disabilities analysis, adaptive solutions and the role of specialists will be reviewed.

Continuing Education Provider: NMEDA
Target Audience: OT, OTA, PT, PTA, Case Managers, ATP, Students and Other Health Professionals
AOTA Classification Code: Category 2 Occupational Therapy Process
Topic: Intervention
Education Level: Introductory
National Accreditations: AOTA (.3 CEU), ADED (.3 CEU), CCMC (3 CEH), AKTA (3 CEH)

All Lunch & Learn Trainers are experienced mobility equipment professionals who have successfully completed NMEDA’s Lunch & Learn Trainer Certification process.

Testimonial

Hear what previous attendee, Jill Suess, has to say about the CAMS-HP Course

Sample Timelines:

Breakfast Meeting Format:

8:30 – 9:00      Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30      Overview of the Importance of Mobility and Related Services
9:30 – 10:00    Automotive Mobility Industry Overview
10:00 – 10:20  Diagnosis, Assessment and Automotive Solutions
10:20 – 10:30  Break
10:30 – 11:30  Product Demonstration Review and Walk Arounds
11:30 – 11:50  Working with Mobility Equipment Dealers
11:50 – 12:10  Resource Review
12:10               Conclusion

Lunch Meeting Format:

9:00 – 9:30      Overview of the Importance of Mobility and Related Services
9:30 -10:00     Automotive Mobility Industry Overview
10:00 – 10:20  Diagnosis, Assessment and Automotive Solutions
10:20 -10:30   Break
10:30 – 11:30  Product Demonstration Review and Walk Arounds
11:30 – 11:50  Working with Mobility Equipment Dealers
11:50 -12:10   Resource Review
12:10 – 12:40  Lunch
12:40               Conclusion

Learning Objectives and Outcomes:

After completion of this program attendees will:

  • Appreciate driving as a means of independence and the necessity of mobility solutions
  • Understand the need for automotive mobility solutions and the current industry status
  • Comprehend the spectrum of driver rehabilitation services
  • Review chronic illnesses that might require automotive solutions
  • Learn about automotive mobility equipment and adaptive products
  • Understand the importance of working with highly trained professionals and certified vendors
  • Differentiate and list the key industry professionals and organizations involved with the automotive mobility equipment industry
  • Identify and differentiate advantages/challenges of various automotive mobility solutions for accessible vehicles and adaptive equipment
  • Understand and identify the unique process involved in researching, evaluating, selecting and purchasing automotive mobility solutions
  • Identify valuable resources to assist clients
  • Explore a road map for assessment and advocacy in the mobility process

Upcoming Course(s):

June 15, 2017 (11:30am – 1:00pm)

Presented by: Silvercross Automotive
675A Davenport Road
Waterloo, ON  N2V 2E2

Contact: Kristel Perry
kperry@silvercrossauto.com
(844) 799-5464
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June 27, 2017 (9:00am – 1:00pm)

Presented by: Silvercross Automotive
14 Goodmark Place
Toronto, Canada  M9W 6R1

Contact: Antonella Ferretti
aferretti@silvercrossauto.com
(844) 799-5464
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Note: In order to receive certificate of completion, attendees must participate in the entire training, associated learning activities and tests. The assignment of AOTA CEUs dos not imply an endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Special Needs Requests must be communicated in advance to the organizer/instructor.

Cancellation Policy

Activity Cancellation by the Provider
The Provider (NMEDA) reserves the right to cancel the course due to unforeseen/unavoidable circumstances at any time. Any tuition fees will be refunded in full. However, NMEDA will not be responsible for nonrefundable airline and hotel reservations that a participant incurred due to cancellation of the course. NMEDA reserves the right to change a course date, location or instructor.

With this in mind, we recommend that you include a cancellation clause when booking your flight or hotel reservations, or refrain from making the reservations until 1 week prior to the scheduled training.

Activity Cancellation by the Attendee
No refunds or transfers will be issued for course cancellations made by the attendee unless sufficient written notice is given.