Adaptive Equipment | Greenfield Rehab

Adaptive equipment is devices that are used to assist with completing activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing, grooming, etc. Adaptive equipment allows people to live more independently. As people age or lose function due to health problems they may need to use adaptive equipment. Some examples of Adaptive Equipment: Eating and Dining Divided…

Home IADLS-Greenfield Rehab March 2022

Activities of daily living (ADLs) are basic self-care tasks. Feeding, toileting, selecting proper attire, grooming, maintaining continence, putting on clothes, bathing, walking, and transferring (such as moving from bed to wheelchair) are all example of basic ADLS. Instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs} are more complex skills needed to successfully live independently. Handling transportation (driving…