functional-capacity-evaluation

BUILDING BLOCKS MEDICAL utilises the Physical Work Performance Evaluation protocols to conduct FCE functional capacity evaluations.

Goals:

  • favicon To ensure that each employee has the capacity to safely perform the demands of their job in order to prevent injury in the workforce.
  • favicon Functional Capacity Evaluations are becoming an integral part of the recruitment process and involve a series of tests to measure physical strength, range of movement and tolerance to functional tasks, for example, lifting, carrying pushing, pulling, etc.
  • favicon A Functional Capacity Evaluation may be conducted on an applicant for a new position, or an employee who is returning to work after injury.