Driving Assessments

Driving

Worried about whether or not someone you love still has the capability to drive? Our hospital offers a special driving assessment administered by a licensed occupational therapist specializing in driving evaluation and safety.

All you need to get the driving assessment is:

  • Physician’s referral and medical history
  • Valid driver’s license or permit

Driving assessments are not usually covered by insurance, for payment options contact us.

Driving assessments may include:

Evaluation of physical abilities such as:

  • Vision
  • Functional ability
  • Muscle strength
  • Coordination

Evaluation of cognitive abilities such as:

  • Reaction time
  • Attention
  • Memory
  • Problem-solving
  • Language skills

Knowledge of traffic safety laws:

  • Compliance to rules of the road

Evaluation of in-care driving ability:

  • Appropriate driving speeds and control of the car
  • Ability to identify, avoid and/or problem solve hazardous traffic situations
  • Ability to safely operate and control a car in varied traffic situations
  • Timely responses to traffic or road changes

Following the assessment driving recommendations are provided to you and your physician.

DriveABLE Services are Available at the Following Outpatient Locations:

Pleasant Gap Outpatient Clinic
550 West College AvenuePleasant Gap, PA  16823
(814) 359 - 5630
The Pleasant Gap Clinic is connected to HealthSouth Nittany Valley's Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital.

Mifflintown Outpatient Clinic
27 CJEMS Lane, Suite 1
Mifflintown, PA  17059
(717) 436 - 8233

See Our Hospital

Join us for a virtual tour of our hospital where you will see our patient rooms, exercise facilities, and more. You can also set up a personal tour by calling our hospital.

Learn more »

Patient Quote

HealthSouth knows how to take care of the patient and the family. And when you take care of the family, the patient has the best possible chance to succeed.
Jim Langton

Other patient testimonials »

Get in Touch with Us

Contact us to learn more about our rehabilitation programs or to set up a tour at our hospital.

Learn more »