Our Financial Loan Program provides truly unique and more accessible loans toward assistive technology.
LATAN provides AT assessments and seating and positioning assessments upon request for individual families and organizations. Fee-based services are free for service areas.
Whether it’s to support a return to work, a transition from school to work or a more accessible community life, LATAN offers the following assessments:
LATAN offers in-person occupational therapy services as well as teletherapy services.
- Individualized evaluations with patients
- Customized interventions for patients to resume or pursue increased independence with daily occupations (self-care, leisure, work, etc.)
- Recommendations for lifestyle design:
- Home exercise programs for increasing overall strength and stress reduction.
- Assistance in scheduling daily tasks to increase healthy habits for managing chronic diseases.
- Home assessments for safety and fall prevention techniques
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Medicaid, Medicare, and some commercial insurances are accepted.
Sliding Fee available, and patients may be seen regardless of ability to pay.
Educational Technology Assessments
Makes assistive technology recommendations based on the physical and cognitive needs of students as they pursue vocational goals.
Computer Access Assessments
Provides recommendations on an array of adaptive hardware and software to allow physical access to a computer-based device.
Home Access Modification Assessments
Examines the home and provides recommendations to improve access and remove barriers.
Seating and Positioning Assessments
Evaluates the correct body alignment, size and other measurements that result in the custom design of a wheelchair and seating systems.
Provides recommendations to overcome workplace barriers and increase the productivity of employees or prospective employees.
LATAN is a 501(c)(3) statewide nonprofit organization with the mission to help people of all ages with functional limitations or disabilities to gain greater independence at work, home, or school through the use of Assistive Technology(AT).
Payment Options: We accept Healthy Blue, LA Healthcare Connections, AmeriHealth, Caritas, Medicare, Private Pay and a Sliding Fee Scale is available.
Device Demonstrations and items available on the AT Marketplace are available at no charge. For other services, such as the availability of Hotspots and tablets, assistance via the AT Lease program or Device Loan is available.
Note: For low-income families, additional options for acquisition are available.
For these services and more, LATAN can assist with navigating or even, tailoring a program to meet individual needs as applicable to ensure access to technology.
Safety: As an accredited AT/DME provider, LATAN has PPE available and has been following OSHA, CDC, and Medicare guidelines for proper cleaning, disinfecting and sanitizing all devices on display in our Demo Center, as well as those available for borrowing and on the AT Marketplace. For individuals and families who are uncomfortable with face to face visits, services may be conducted virtually, and "some" devices may be shipped by mail.
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