Webinar: Assistive Technology for Medication Management

Program Description

medication bottleRecorded January 31, 2017 – One of the essential ingredients needed for independent living is the ability to effectively manage medications. This webinar explores available Assistive Technology (AT) devices designed to improve safety and independence. The presenter discusses common challenges with medication management, as well as available low-tech and high-tech AT solutions for clients of all ages, needs and abilities.

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

  1. Identify common challenges with medication management that may impact independent living
  2. Identify low tech and high-tech solutions for medication management challenges
  3. 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 and provides  Assistive Technology assessments.

Recording

Maine AEM and Maine CITE recording webinars are now being served using the Kaltura media hosting services of the University of Maine. For participants needing Captioning, we recommend enlarging the video player to full size and use the CART captioning that is embedded in the recording – see additional directions for using captioning.

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Resources

Image credit: Photo licensed through Creative Commons by Marko Javorac

revised: 10/17/2018