This video provides a demonstration for volunteers at a general population shelter of the appropriate way to transfer an individual from cot to wheelchair using a slideboard.
This is part of a series of Volunteer Shelter Training videos produced in collaboration with the Physical Therapy program at UNMCs School of Allied Health Professions.
UNMC Physical Therapy: unmc.edu/alliedhealth/pt.htm
HEROES is an interdisciplinary approach to Biological, Chemical, Radiological and Natural disaster emergencies. Spearheaded by the UNMC College of Nursing, we collaborate with the College of Medicine, School of Allied Health Professions and the Center for Preparedness Education.
Funded through a University of Nebraska programs of Excellence Grant, HEROES provides education through it's website and Mobile Simulation Unit.