It is understandable that the 7-OB asks for the major age-related vision conditions such as AMD, diabetes, glaucoma and cataracts. Does anyone think it would beneficial to include other types?
Here in Alabama we have been making changes to our functional assessment, plan, and how we document services.
on Working with Consumers to Create SMART Goals
To me items such as bump dots are not technology. That's modifying an existing piece of equipment and making it more accessible.
on Definition of Assistive Technology
My point of view on the underrepresentation of men in OIB's is that its a factor of demographics and perceptions of men on services like ours.
on Are men under represented in the Older Blind Programs?
Here in Alabama we record in our case management system how much time of instruction was provided and the estimated cost of the devices and aides provided to closed cases.
on Cost Effectiveness of the OIB Program