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Global Cooperation on Assistive Technology (GATE)

World Health Organization (WHO), (2018)


Public health, innovation, intellectual property and trade
http://www.who.int/phi/implementation/assistive_te...


WHEELCHAIR SERVICE TRAINING PACKAGE Participant's Workbook (Intermediate level)

Sarah Frost, Kylie Mines, Jamie Noon, Elsje Scheffler, and Rebecca Jackson Stoeckle, Eds.: WHO; USAID, (2013)


Following the release of the Wheelchair Service Training Package – Basic level (WSTP-B), WHO in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has developed the Wheelchair Service Training Package – Intermediate Level (WSTP-I). WSTP-I is the second part of the WHO wheelchair service training package series and focusses more on addressing the needs of people who have severe difficulties in walking and moving around and also having poor postural control . While developing this training package, special attention was given on the provision of appropriate wheelchairs for children who have poor postural control and are unable to sit upright independently. Purpose of the training The need for wheelchair personnel is universal. WSTP-I is designed to support the training of personnel or volunteers to provide an appropriate manual wheelchair and cushion for children and adults who need additional postural support to sit upright. The main purpose of this training package is to: increase the number of wheelchair users who receive a wheelchair which meets their needs; increase the number of personnel trained in intermediate level wheelchair service delivery; improve the competencies of wheelchair service delivery personnel; increase the quality of wheelchair service delivery for people who need a comparatively higher level of intervention than basic level; include this training package in regular paramedical/rehabilitation training programmes; achieve greater integration of wheelchair service delivery within rehabilitation services.
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/85776/1/9...


Priority Assistive Products List. Arabic Version

World Health Organization WHO, (2016)


The first WHO Priority Assistive Products List was launched in May 2016. The List includes hearing aids, wheelchairs, communication aids, spectacles, artificial limbs, pill organizers, memory aids and other essential items for many older people and people with disabilities to be able to live a healthy, productive and dignified life
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/207694/4/...


Priority Assistive Products List

World Health Organization WHO, (2016)


Improving access to assistive technology for everyone, everywhere. The first WHO Priority Assistive Products List was launched in May 2016. The List includes hearing aids, wheelchairs, communication aids, spectacles, artificial limbs, pill organizers, memory aids and other essential items for many older people and people with disabilities to be able to live a healthy, productive and dignified life. Available in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish
http://www.who.int/phi/implementation/assistive_te...


Lista de ayudas técnicas prioritarias

Organización Mundial de la Salud OMS, (2016)


Mejora del acceso a las tecnologías de apoyo para todos, en cualquier lugar
http://www.who.int/phi/implementation/assistive_te...


Liste des produits et aides techniques prioritaires

Organisation Mondiale de la Santé OMS, Eds.: USAID; Initiative GATE; et al., (2016)


Rendre les technologies d’assistance plus accessibles à tous, partout
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/207701/2/...


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