Steer your patient in the right direction
As healthcare providers know, a patient’s wellbeing goes beyond the physician’s office. With more than 15,000 senior driver-related crashes on Virginia roads, talk to your patients about the impacts of age-related change on one’s driving ability.
As a trusted source to your patients, you can empower them to use the tools they need to stay safe and independent on the road.
Getting Evaluated by an Occupational Therapist
Occupational therapy practitioners with specialized training in driver rehabilitation may administer comprehensive driving evaluations.
Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers
This guide helps physicians in evaluating the ability of their older patients to operate motor vehicles safely as part of their everyday, personal activities.