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Prescribing the best seat in the house: A 2021 mobility educational program

Manual wheelchair accessories greatly improve patients' comfort, safety and mobility. Wheelchair accessories are underutilized, which can lead to negative clinical outcomes including hospital readmissions, falls and pressure injuries.

This session will examine the why, how and when behind commonly desired manual wheelchair accessories. Attendees will leave this webinar with the knowledge to ensure each of their patients receive the "best seat in the house."

Learning objectives:

  • Better understand the current challenges for end users receiving manual wheelchairs
  • Education surrounding solutions to these challenges
  • Ensure your patients using manual wheelchairs maximize their comfort, safety and mobility 

Presenters:

  • Karen A. Lerner, RN, MSN, ATP, CWS - Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare
  • Daniel O'Malley, regional VP of pressure prevention sales - Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare 

Webinar originally aired on September 8, 2021

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