By providing workplace rehabilitation, educating employees on safe work habits, and creating environments where injuries are preventable, ProActive Physical Therapy really does go to work for you. From the time of injury through case closure, our rehabilitation services work in a cost-effective and timely manner for everyone involved.
Work Rehabilitation Services:
- Work Conditioning
- Physical Therapy
- Hand Therapy
- Functional Capacity Evaluations
- Post-Offer Testing
- Job Analysis
Functional Capacity Evaluation is a medical test to measure an employee’s function post-injury. This allows for assessment of the current medical condition as it relates to the performance of essential work tasks. It provides an avenue to determine physical demand levels and work abilities and offers recommendations for treatment, case closure, and ability to return to work.
Ergonomics is the science of fitting jobs to the people who perform those jobs.
Ergonomic / Workstation Evaluations are analyses' of specified work areas of individual workers using ergonomic applications and medical interventions to minimize the risk of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries.
ProActive Physical Therapy also offers a number of preventative and educational services. Work rehabilitation specialists are trained to assess the work environment and worker behaviors in order to customize intervention techniques and programs. Programs include the following:
- Job Analysis
- Workplace/Ergonomic Assessment
- Post-offer/Pre-employment Testing
- Injury Prevention Strategies
Benefits of ProActive’s Work Rehabilitation Program
Comprehensive: ProActive offers timely, cost-effective work rehabilitation services designed to not only treat on-the-job injuries, but also return injured workers to the job with minimal risk of re-injury.
Convenient: Patients are guaranteed easy access to any of our convenient locations within 24-48 hours of their initial call. This allows us to minimize down time by quickly assessing injures and setting return-to-work goals.
Customized: Based on a valid job description and comprehensive interview of the injured worker, our rehabilitation specialist will develop return-to-work goals specific to each patient’s injury and on-the-job activities.
Coordinated Communication: Our comprehensive, convenient, and customized approach to work rehabilitation extends beyond the injured worker. ProActive staff provides timely communication to all involved parties, including employers, primary physicians, case managers, and legal representatives. In addition to the rehabilitation progress, we will provide 24-hour notice of patient cancellations or no shows for scheduled appointments.