Blog - Occupational Health

What should I expect during my Functional Capacity Evaluation

A Functional Capacity Evaluation is a test to determine the ability of the evaluated person to function in a variety of circumstances, most often employment, in an objective manner. These tests, which are often performed by a licensed physical therapist, are requested by physicians, insurances carriers or attorneys to assist in closure of a worker’s… read more


Guidelines for choosing an orthopedic surgeon

Learn how to choose the Best Orthopedic Surgeon for your employee’s work comp injury. Why does it matter who you choose? Because you want the best outcomes and quickest recovery so that your workers can return to work well equipped to perform their job functions. With that in mind, here’s a quick list of things… read more


Electrodiagnostic testing in work-related Injuries

Electrodiagnostic testing (EMG and nerve conduction studies) can play in important role in the correct diagnosis of work-related injuries. Pain, numbness, or weakness are common presenting symptoms in the injured worker. A timely and accurate diagnosis for the cause of these symptoms can lead to an appropriate treatment plan and reduce lost time from work…. read more