Work-Sites Assessments for Physical Therapy Services

A WORK-SITE ASSESSMENT IS AN OBJECTIVE ANALYSIS THAT IS USED TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ON THE PHYSICAL DEMAND REQUIREMENTS OF THE CLAIMANT’S PRE-ACCIDENT JOB.

The findings of this evaluation can be used to:

  • Develop specific rehabilitation and work simulation programs
  • Provide recommendations for work-site modifications
  • Identify the need for assistive aides enabling the claimant to return to work
  • Complete a Functional Abilities Evaluation (FAE) based on the pre-accident physical demands requirementsAssist with specifying return-to-work modifications and/or guidelines