Workplace Injury Rehabilitation
While athletes want to return to their pre-injury status as soon as possible, employers and injured workers have an even greater motivation to do so. ACE Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Institute is a leader in industrial rehabilitation programs that can help prevent and reduce work-related injuries. Like our other therapy services, we excel in evaluating and returning injured workers to employment as soon as possible.
Our services include:
FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY EVALUATION – determine appropriate job placement that match an employee’s physical level with the physical requirements of the job. This industrial assessment tool also helps:
- Determine an employee’s readiness to return to work after an injury and the restrictions or modifications that may be necessary.
- Assist the employer and physician improve the employee’s health and job performance.
WORK CONDITIONING AND HARDENING – help return employees to the pre-injury status. Designed specifically for each employee and based on required job duties and the nature of injury, activities focus on strengthening and aerobic demands to increase the likelihood of a successful return to work. Employees perform simulated work tasks in a controlled environment.