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Driving Evaluation

At Health Promotion Partners, we offer a comprehensive evaluation of driving skills that looks at the entire driving situation for a particular client. Medical return to driving, older driver safety, and adaptive equipment evaluations all include the following components:

Clinical Assessment

This in-office evaluation includes assessment of:

  • Vision- depth perception, peripheral vision, visual spatial skills

  • Cognition - memory, judgment, speed of response

  • Physical function - strength, range of motion and flexibility

Behind the Wheel Assessment

When appropriate, the following skills will be assessed in our vehicle:

  • Vehicle control

  • Complex reaction time

  • Visual scanning of the environment

  • Problem solving ability

Consultation

Immediately after testing, we will discuss your clinical results, driving related strengths and weaknesses, and provide recommendations. A written report will be sent to your referring physician.​