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Vision Training - Behavioral Optometry - Neuro Development Optometry




Location and Contact details


Vision Training Clinic
3 Listley St
Bridgnorth
West Midlands
WV16 4AW

Telephone: 0790 5931957

Email: m.menezes@btinternet.com

http://www.visiontraining.org.uk

Type of organisation

  • Private Company Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Community Based Service

miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 30, 2012

Further Details

Behavioural optometry or Neurodevelopmental optometry, assessing full scope of visual function in terms of eyesight, focussing abilities, eye coordination abilities, tracking abilities, light sensitivity, motion sensitivity, midline shifts, simultaneous information processing deficits, eye health and visual field assessment. Provision of appropriate corrective devices be they glasses or specialist prismatic devices. Recommendations for outside referral as appropriate. Provision of vision training activities to improve visual function working in conjunction with occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, carers and co-workers to improve overall function and activities for daily living (ADL's). Provision of written and verbal explanations of how changes in visual function associated with acquired brain injury affect ADL's. Ongoing support and guidance to patients, their families and anybody involved in the care of the patient whilst they are involved in the rehabilitation process.

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes yes no no
Domiciliary Care yes no yes no
Family Support yes yes no no
Information yes yes no no
Training (for clients/patients) yes no yes no
Training (for families/carers) yes no yes no
Training (for staff) yes no yes no
National = country wide, Regional = offering a service within 150 miles, Local = offering a service within 50 miles

This service adheres to the following Regulatory Frameworks / is affiliated to the following bodies:

Association of Optometrists (AOP) British Association of Behavioural Optometrists (BABO) Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA)


Referrals can be made by

GP yes
Consultant yes
Healthcare Professional yes
Self/Advocate/Family yes
Other professional eg Social Care/Case Manager yes

How are services paid for?

yes Publicly funded - individually commissioned
Regularly Sometimes Never
NHS noyesno
Social Care Services nonoyes
Jointly funded by NHS & Social Care Services nonoyes

yes Privately funded (anyone can purchase)

Typical duration that a service is offered

Based on individual needs.

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Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

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CONTINUING REHAB WHEN YOU NEED IT

[Code 100]
Patient description
Medically stable, but permanent disability

Sites
Domiciliary, residential or nursing home, respite unit

Description of rehabilitation input
Life long prevention of avoidable complications involving residual physical, cognitive, emotional and behavioural problems, on a domiciliary, outpatient or respite basis.

EQUIPMENT

[Code 135]
Patient description
Blank

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Providing practical/ technological solutions to challenges and limitations imposed by cognitive, behavioural and physical disability.

This service is defined by the NMDS (National Minimum Data Set) codes as:

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No Data for NMDS

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