Assistive Technology in the Workplace

This book outlines and defines the process for selecting, integrating, and utilizing assistive technology in the work environment. Each stage of the process is examined in depth, and effective strategies are presented to help overcome the barriers likely to be encountered at each stage.

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  • Author : Desleigh De Jonge
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 253 pages
  • ISBN : 0323041302
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Assistive Technology in the Workplace

Assistive Technology in the Workplace
  • Author : Desleigh De Jonge,Marcia Joslyn Scherer,Sylvia Rodger
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 25 July 2021
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This book outlines and defines the process for selecting, integrating, and utilizing assistive technology in the work environment. Each stage of the process is examined in depth, and effective strategies are presented to help overcome the barriers likely to be encountered at each stage.

Cook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book

Cook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book
  • Author : Albert M. Cook,Janice Miller Polgar
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 August 2013
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Master the assistive strategies you need to make confident clinical decisions and help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities with the latest edition of this comprehensive text. Based on the Human Activity Assistive Technology (HAAT) model developed by the authors, the book provides detailed coverage of the broad range of devices, services, and practices that comprise assistive technology and focuses on the relationship between the human user and the assisted activity within specific contexts. This title includes

WIPO Technology Trends 2021- Assistive Technology

WIPO Technology Trends 2021- Assistive Technology
  • Author : World Intellectual Property Organization
  • Publisher : WIPO
  • Release : 15 March 2021
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This groundbreaking report looks at patenting and technology trends in innovation in assistive technology. It identifies the prominent technologies, top players and markets for patent protection across seven domains – mobility, cognition, communication, hearing, the built environment, self-care and vision. Using a scale of technology readiness, it reveals which of the identified assistive products filed for patent protection are closest to commercialization.

Assistive Technology in the Workplace

Assistive Technology in the Workplace
  • Author : Desleigh De Jonge,Marcia Scherer,Sylvia Rodger
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 19 September 2006
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This is a Pageburst digital textbook; The first book of its kind, this text outlines and defines the process for selecting, integrating, and utilizing assistive technology in the work environment. Each stage of the process is examined in depth, and effective strategies are presented to help overcome the barriers likely to be encountered at each stage. The book also provides insight into the client's experience by drawing on research that explores the experiences of people using assistive technology in the

The Nurse's Role in Promoting Optimal Health of Older Adults

The Nurse's Role in Promoting Optimal Health of Older Adults
  • Author : Jean W Lange
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release : 02 September 2011
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Awarded a 2012 AJN Book of the Year Award! Why focus on the negative aspects of growing old while most older adults are leading positive, fulfilling, and active lives even while dealing with the changes associated with aging and chronic illnesses? Promote healthy aging; learn what it means to age successfully; and develop the tools and resources that can optimize well-being during the later years in life with the guidance you'll find inside. The author, a nationally recognized expert in the

Digital Transformation for a Sustainable Society in the 21st Century

Digital Transformation for a Sustainable Society in the 21st Century
  • Author : Ilias O. Pappas,Patrick Mikalef,Yogesh K. Dwivedi,Letizia Jaccheri,John Krogstie,Matti Mäntymäki
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 09 September 2019
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This book constitutes the proceedings of the 18th IFIP WG 6.11 Conference on e-Business, e-Services, and e-Society, I3E 2019, held in Trondheim, Norway, in September 2019. The total of 61 full and 4 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 138 submissions. The papers were organized in topical sections named: e-business; big data analytics, open science and open data; artificial intelligence and internet of things; smart cities and smart homes, social media and analytics; digital governance; digital divide and social

Assistive Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Assistive Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 August 2013
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Individuals with disabilities often have difficulty accomplishing tasks, living independently, and utilizing information technologies; simple aspects of daily life taken for granted by non-disabled individuals. Assistive Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications presents a comprehensive collection of research, developments, and knowledge on technologies that enable disabled individuals to function effectively and accomplish otherwise impossible tasks. These volumes serve as a crucial reference source for experts in fields as diverse as healthcare, information science, education, engineering, and human-computer interaction, with applications

HR Initiatives in Building Inclusive and Accessible Workplaces

HR Initiatives in Building Inclusive and Accessible Workplaces
  • Author : Shalini Garg
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 02 December 2019
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Drawing on research from global multinational corporations comes a two-part guide on how to develop resilient HR initiatives to build inclusive and accessible workplaces. Including a user-friendly training manual, this book equips you with a practical resource grounded in theory.

The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation

The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Health Care Services,Committee on the Use of Selected Assistive Products and Technologies in Eliminating or Reducing the Effects of Impairments
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 September 2017
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The U.S. Census Bureau has reported that 56.7 million Americans had some type of disability in 2010, which represents 18.7 percent of the civilian noninstitutionalized population included in the 2010 Survey of Income and Program Participation. The U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) provides disability benefits through the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program and the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. As of December 2015, approximately 11 million individuals were SSDI beneficiaries, and about 8 million were SSI beneficiaries. SSA currently considers assistive devices in the

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology
  • Author : Ger M. Craddock
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 25 July 2021
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This publication covers different themes in the field of assistive technology. The theme New technologies will explore the significant advances in technology research & development and how these can be harnessed to benefit people with disabilities. This will include evolving technologies, affording interesting insights into the future. The theme User Centred Approach will look at fundamental ways in which the EU advocate a philosophy of citizenship and governance and how this philosophy can be advanced to ensure that people with disabilities

Challenges for Assistive Technology

Challenges for Assistive Technology
  • Author : Gorka Eizmendi,José Miguel Azkoitia,Ger M. Craddock
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 01 January 2007
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In the 21st century Assistive Technology (AT) should be defined as a scientific and technologic approach to the development of products and services oriented to support the elderly and people with disabilities in their daily activities, maximizing their personal autonomy, independence, health and quality of life.

Ergonomics for Rehabilitation Professionals

Ergonomics for Rehabilitation Professionals
  • Author : Shrawan Kumar
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 27 April 2009
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Despite the apparently distinct differences between the disciplines of ergonomics and rehabilitation, they deal with the same issues, although at different ends of the spectrum. Keeping this in mind, Ergonomics for Rehabilitation Professionals explores their philosophies and goals, their parallel, divergent, and complementary aspects. It traces the origin of each field and examines the role of ergonomics in rehabilitation. The book begins with a theoretical and conceptual review of ergonomics and its role in rehabilitation. It covers anthropometry and its

Assistive Technologies and Environmental Interventions in Healthcare

Assistive Technologies and Environmental Interventions in Healthcare
  • Author : Lynn Gitlow,Kathleen Flecky
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 08 August 2019
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Providing a holistic and client-centered approach, Assistive Technologies and Environmental Interventions in Healthcare explores the individual’s needs within the environment, examines the relationship between disability and a variety of traditional and cutting-edge technologies, and presents a humanistic discussion of Technology-Environment Intervention (TEI). Written by a multidisciplinary team of authors, this text introduces readers to a variety of conceptual practice models and the clinical reasoning perspectives. It also provides insight into how designers go about solving human-tech problems, discusses best