WHAT WE DO!
The occupational therapy off road assessment is a comprehensive information gathering session where the focus is to develop an understanding about;
The client's current and previous driving history, Medication,
Physical screening (for example, strength, sensation and range of motion), and coordination, Vision and hearing screening,
Road law and road craft screening assessment.
The On Road driving assessment is conducted in consultation with a licenced and register Driving instructor in a vehicle with dual controls. The selection of the Driving instructors vehicles is made to meet the needs of the client and is either a large or small vehicle, which is either an automatic or manual.
The on road assessment extends for 45 minutes (approximately) and immediate feedback is provided to the client; upon completion.
The necessary report is completed the same day and forwarded electronically to Vic Roads or Roads and Maritime Services. A copy of the report is provided to the client, as well as the medical practitioner / allied health professional as approved by the client.
When required, an on road reassessment occurs to review the benefits of driving lessons / driver rehabilitation program as completed by the client in consultation with a licenced driving instructor. Immediate feedback is provided to the client and the necessary report is completed and sent to VicRoads or Roads and Maritime Services the same day.
Wheelly Independent Albury Wodonga, Occupational Therapy Driving Services Albury Wodonga, Disability Driving Assessment Albury Wodonga
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Core Principles of
Off Road screening assessment
On Road assessment
On Road re-assessment (if necessary)
Vehicle modification prescription
Driver rehabilitation program
Wheelchair prescription and assessment
Heavy vehicle or truck driving assessment
Fatigue management and risk assessment services / training
Consultation with Specialist / Medical practitioners and allied health professional