Driver Advisement Program Mercy Hospital

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Contact Information

Mercy Hospital
Driver Advisement Program

271 Carew Street Springfield, MA 413-748
Area Served: West

Map Location Driver Advisement Program

Narrative

If you have concerns about your own or a loved one’s ability to drive due to age or disability, Weldon has developed a coordinated program to objectively assess a person’s ability to drive safely.

Our program evaluates:

Vision and perception
Physical status
Mobility
Reaction time
Traffic sign/situation identification and interpretation
Cognition, including problem-solving, attention and memory
Use of/need for adaptive equipment
The Driving Advisement Program begins with a clinical evaluation completed by a licensed occupational therapist. Then, we’ll discuss the results and appropriate recommendations with you and your doctor.

Service Types

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Vehicle Modification

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Medical

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Medicare, Private Insurance