Athens County Board of
ATCO, Inc. is a
work training center for adults with developmental disabilities.
ATCO assists individuals with mental retardation and developmental
disabilities to picture their potentials. This is accomplished
through vocational training and employment (such as our pen
business), awareness and life skills training, art, music, various
therapies and a variety of community-based activities.
21 S. Campbell Street
Athens, Ohio 45701
(740) 592-6659 ext 223
Joanne Heinzman, R.N.
7:30 am – 4:00 pm
Joanne Heinzman, R.N.
Students are to arrive at 8:30 AM.
If you will arrive late, please call the workshop and leave a
Specific CCE Goals:
Gain an understanding
of the special needs of adults who have neurological
and musculoskeletal disorders.
Increase knowledge of
diagnosed developmental disabilities.
conditions that affect this population.
Obtain knowledge of
service offered to adults in the community with
By participating in this CCE assignment, medical students will:
and recognize adaptations or strategies they use
while working and achieving personal habilitation
provided by staff members to achieve personal
Review 4 of the
major developmental disabilities affecting adults.
List 5 secondary
conditions, and their symptoms, associated with
consumers in this facility.
taken to manage secondary conditions, including the
physician's role in the management process.
resources available to adults with developmental
Identification badge, lab coat and
professional casual clothing (please no tennis shoes or jeans).
Equipment Needed for
Responsibilities of the Medical
While on agency
property, medical students will conform to all
applicable policies and procedures of the agency.
Medical students will
exercise confidentiality with regard to all patient
and/or staff information gained during the clinical
Medical students are
financially responsible for any illnesses, injuries,
or other health problems they may incur during their
At the end of Court Street, turn right
onto Carpenter Street (the last traffic light). This will turn
into Stimson Avenue. Stay on Stimson Avenue; go past the Shell
station on the right. Turn right onto Campbell Street at the
next traffic light. This is a short street (~100 feet).
Turn right at the stop sign. ATCO is directly on the left.
This is a large stucco building painted gray. Parking is
limited; you may want to walk. If you go past Sonic, you have
missed Campbell Street.