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BC Educational Seminar – Langley BC, Tuesday May 7th, 2019

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Sandman Signature Langley Hotel

8828 201 Street

Langley, BC V2Y 0C8

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Configuring Seating & Mobility Systems: Turning Basic Principles into Breakthrough Moments.

A hands-on interactive workshop demonstrating the importance of proper seating and mobility system set-up.

Understand with confidence the basic principles of cushion and back support design for wheelchairs and rehab shower commode chairs and how proper setup can affect pressure redistribution and positioning. Learn the importance of manual wheelchair configuration for propulsion efficiency and how an optimally set up system can preserve upper limb function.

Learn how to evaluate and perform propulsion assessments and wheelchair skills which you can bring back to your daily practice.

To register for one of our other seminar dates, please click on the specific date and location listed below:

Monday May 6th, 2019 at the Croatian Cultural Centre, Vancouver BC

Wednesday May 8th, 2019 at the Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria BC

Thursday May 9th, 2019 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre, Nanaimo, BC




BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

Dynamic Health Care Solutions - www.dynamichcs.com

Dynamic Health Care Solutions - www.dynamichcs.com Dynamic Health Care Solutions (DHCS) is the manufacturer of NXT Wheelchair Cushions and Back Supports which offer highly customizable adjustability. The NXT Seating Series will by design, enhance the quality of life, improve function and independence of the end user. Also, Dynamic is the exclusive Canadian distributors for the VICAIR SmartCell® Wheelchair Air Cushions and RAZ Rehab Shower Commode Chairs.

Motion Composites - www.motioncomposites.com

Manufacturer of Leading Edge Wheelchairs, using the best technology to build ultra-lightweight, energy efficient and highly maneuverable wheelchairs that enhance mobility and improve people’s lives.





SPEAKER BIOGRAPHIES

Jane Fontein, OT, has been an Occupational Therapist for more than 30 years, working in a variety of areas including long-term care and rehab, as a manufacturer’s educator and as a supplier. She worked at the GF Strong Rehab Centre on the spinal cord unit and coordinated the out-patient seating program. Jane has provided educational seminars and in-services across North America and internationally for both wheelchair manufacturers and seating companies. She has spoken at many conferences: ISS, RESNA, Medtrade, and CSMC. Jane is currently self-employed and working as a manufacturer’s educator for Dynamic Health Care Solutions and Motion Composites.

Christie Hamstra, MSPT, DPT, ATP, Christie is a Clinical Education Specialist with Motion Composites and has experience as both a Physical Therapist and ATP in the area of seating and mobility and wheelchair prescriptions. Christie received her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from Andrews University and a transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Oakland University. As Christie has worked in the realm of seating and mobility in many settings, she brings her expertise and passion to share with fellow clinicians. Christie has provided education in multiple areas of the United States, as well as The European Seating Symposium.


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Sandman Signature Langley Hotel

8828 201 Street

Langley, BC V2Y 0C8

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