Webinar: Assistive Technology (AT) for Medication Management

Program Description

medication bottleRecorded: June 6, 2019 – Often a critical skill needed for living independently and maintaining health is the ability to effectively manage medications. This webinar explores available Assistive Technology (AT) devices designed to improve safety and independence for persons with disabilities and seniors to manage their meds . The presenter will outline common challenges with medication management and review numerous available and affordable AT solutions for persons of all ages, needs and abilities.

At the end of this presentation participants will be able to:

  • Identify common challenges with medication management that may impact independent living
  • Identify more than ten AT solutions for medication management challenges
  • Identify available funding sources for AT devices

Presenter

Christine Martin, MS, OTR/L, CBIS – is the Clinical Care Coordinator with Maine Center for Integrated Rehabilitation. Christine is a frequent presenter on Assistive Technology  and the impact of AT on the lives of individuals with disabilities.

Resources

Links referenced in the webinar

Funding

Please see Maine CITE “Paying for AT” funding page for complete details and references…

AT Providers – Assessment

Please see Maine CITE AT Consultants page for complete details and references…

 

 

Photo credit: Image acquired from Pixabay, free for commercial use.

rev: 6/12/2019