DMERT Level 1 Course Bundle
U.S. Rehab has partnered with the DMERT Group to offer three different levels of credentials to establish standardized training guidelines. These courses are intended to provide the tech with a thorough understanding of basic medical equipment.
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U.S. Rehab has partnered with the DMERT Group to offer three different levels of credentials to establish standardized training guidelines. The courses offered in Level 1 cover training areas of basic medical equipment, including:
- Manual Equipment Foundations
- Basic ADLs & Rollators
- Manual Wheelchairs
- Tilt-in-Space Wheelchairs
- Electronics Theory
- Patient Lifts, Standing Frames, and Hospital Beds
- Lift Chairs
- Scooters: Components and Troubleshooting
- Batteries – Theory and Troubleshooting
- Joysticks & Programming
These courses are intended to provide the tech with a thorough understanding of basic medical equipment from walkers and manual wheelchairs to hospital beds, scooters, and Group 2 consumer power chairs. After completing this course bundle, technicians will be familiar with basic medical equipment and identifying and executing repairs for the particular equipment. The completion of these courses demonstrates thorough competence of the individual in the area of basic DME repair.
The University of Pittsburgh, Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology Continuing Education (RSTCE) is certifying the educational contact hours of this program and by doing so is in no way endorsing any specific content, company, or product. The information presented in this program may represent only a sample of appropriate interventions. Each person should claim only those hours of credit that they actually spent in the educational activity.
Continuing Education: 2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be awarded to individuals for attending 12.5 hours of instruction; The DMERT Group approves the 2 CEUs to sit for the Durable Medical Equipment Repair Technician (DMERT) Level 1 exam or recertification.