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DDP 3.11(Amend 27)1/8DCSM DETACHMENT DIRECTIVE AND PROCEDURE 3.11HOME ADAPTATIONS AND SPECIAL NEEDS EQUIPMENTReferences: A. CBI 211.01 - Home Adaptations and Special Needs Equipmentand AppliancesB. QR & O Chapter 34 - Medical ServicesC. DDP 3.09 - Authority to Divulge Personal InformationD. DDP 3.14 - JPSU Financial Authority - Home-Vehicle Adaptations and AssistanceINTRO1. A sick or injured CF Officer or Non-commissioned memberentitled tomedical care IAW ref B, and for whom an authorized Canadian Forces (CF)health care provider prescribes home adaptations and special needs equipmentand appliances under CBI 211.01 to address their sickness or injury, is entitled tothe reimbursement of expenses for the adaptations or special needs equipmentand appliances so prescribed.2. This instruction sets out the administrative procedures for thereimbursement of expenses for home adaptations and special needs equipmentand appliances prescribed under CBI 211.01.3. When prescribed by an authorized CF health care provider, approvedhome adaptations may include, but are not limited to:a. electrical alterations, such as digital and card lock entry, electricallyoperated garage doors, and/or remote control unlocking device(s);b. electrical and mechanical lifts, including the purchase of theequipment and installation;c. minor adaptations, such as handrails on stairways, lever handlesfitted to faucets, window security railings, bathtub rails, grab bars,and/or spray attachments fitted to fixtures;d. physical alterations, such as:(1) installing mobile trapeze or ceiling hoist mounting,(2) lowering of kitchen cupboards, counters, door handles, andlight switches, and/or (3) widening of doorways, hallways, corridors and stairways;
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