In addition to your home, our therapist will visit your worksite and conduct the same thorough assessment of the workplace as it relates to the patient’s recovery or rehabilitation. Prior to going back to work, our experts will first make sure that you have recovered to a point where it would be safe to engage in your occupation
Assessment in the work site will also give emphasis to the numerous elements that may affect your safety, functional capabilities, and other vital concerns. Work sites have been known to create hazards or risks to workers and these areas of concerns will be significant in the assessment. If needed, suggestions to the company officials may have to be made to reduce any possible risk to the patient. These recommendations also will a long way to protecting other workers from the possibility of any harm. If it is deemed too risky for the patient in his or her present circumstances, other solutions may have to be explored including assigning a patient to a different work on a temporary basis.