Our ADL Assessments measure an individual's level of functional ability with consideration to their performance of self-care tasks, domestic maintenance and general community mobility. The focus of an ADL is always to provide the injured party with improved independence while maintaining safety.
An Activities of Daily Living Assessment may be required:
Our recommendations typically entail specific education, and the provision of assistive aids as required, to increase a client’s independence and improve safety in their home environment.
Where external assistance may be warranted our occupational therapists will assess a client’s needs relative to their functional abilities and limitations and consistent with scheme eligibility requirements. Consideration is given to the most durable and cost effective equipment and modifications, in line with best clinical practice guidelines.
An ADL Assessment checks the individual’s ability to undertake such activities as:
Our occupational therapists provide on-site education including strategies to enhance their client’s independence. Clients receive a comprehensive report covering: