2016 Representative Assembly Summary of Minutes. Am J Occup Ther 2016;70(Supplement_2):7012420020. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2016.706S2RA
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Develop a fact sheet that highlights the benefits of and supports occupational therapy intervention in the area of seating and wheeled mobility (SWM), including durable medical equipment and complex rehabilitation technology; and
Develop a plan for educational materials that will support practitioners working at an advanced level in SWM.
AOTA support for state licensure models that allow for licensure portability, including but not limited to an Interstate Licensure Compact for Occupational Therapy
A letter to state licensure boards conveying AOTA support for recognition of continuing education courses/workshops/seminars related to case management as acceptable to meet licensure renewal requirements for occupational therapy practitioners working in case management roles
An official document on the role of occupational therapy practitioners in case management
Development of an online forum on OT Connections under Special Interest Section sponsorship for occupational therapy practitioners interested or working in case management roles
A charge to the Commission on Education (COE) to revise the AOTA Blueprint for Entry-Level Education to reflect the latest edition of the relevant AOTA documents and to consider the OTA bachelor’s degree, along with the OTA associate’s, OT master’s, and OT doctoral degrees, in crafting this new edition
A charge to the COE to consider the different entry-level degrees when reviewing and revising the AOTA Occupational Therapy Assistant Model Curriculum (2008) and the Occupational Therapy Model Curriculum (2008)
A request from the Speaker to the Board to direct the AOTA Executive Director to identify and implement strategies to develop qualified occupational therapy assistants to be educators in entry-level occupational therapy assistant programs.
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