Direct Care > How to Help Someone Who Uses a Wheelchair: Including Walkers, Crutches and Canes
How to Help Someone Who Uses a Wheelchair: Including Walkers, Crutches and Canes
This program provides instruction on important safety concerns and sensitivity issues, proper use of equipment, importance of good body mechanics, types and use of walkers, crutches and canes, gait belt use and prevention of pressure ulcers. Viewers learn by watching professional experts demonstrate a variety of transfers and other procedures. 
Course Objective

Upon completion of this training, the viewer will understand:

• Safe methods and special precautions for helping those
who use wheelchairs, walkers, crutches and canes
• How to do stand pivot transfers in a variety of settings
• Using a gait belt
• Principles of body mechanics
• How to maneuver a wheelchair on ramps and curbs 

Certificates
aQuire Training Solutions aQuire Training Solutions
Medifecta Healthcare Training Medifecta Healthcare Training
$12.95 QTY