Leading Central Oregon in Work Injury Rehabilitation
Rebound Physical Therapy is the undisputed expert in work injury rehabilitation services in Central Oregon. With have over 35 clinicians at 10 locations throughout Central Oregon, we are convenient to where you work and live. Rebound is the only provider with a facility dedicated to work injury rehabilitation. Our carefully designed space allows us to simulate real job duties in preparation for return to work. Our goal is to help injured workers recover quickly and safely while decreasing the chance of reinjury.
While we are dedicated to treating injured workers, Rebound also puts an emphasis on decreasing work place injury. For our local business partners, we offer services such as job site analysis, ergonomic assessment, and pre-employment screening. By identifying potential problems before they happen, Rebound helps businesses reduce their risk of work injuries and lower associated costs.
Work Injury Rehab Bend Program Services
Work Injury Rehabilitation Bend
Rebound is prepared to handle an injured worker’s rehabilitation effectively in the acute phase of injury or post-operatively. Our providers include Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Hand Therapists, and Acupuncturists. They are all trained to expertly handle work injuries in order and get patients on their way to a fast recovery.
Work Conditioning – Work Readiness Phase
One of the most important pieces to a work injury rehabilitation program is to insure injured worker is prepared for return to work. Work conditioning puts patients through specific exercise as it relates to their injury and their job duties. This includes strengthening, conditioning, improving mobility, and education on body mechanics so they can safely return to work safely.
At Rebound Physical Therapy we are dedicated to assisting the injured worker return to their job safely. This means decreasing risk for re-injury. Our work hardening program is a highly structured, goal oriented treatment program. These custom programs improve work related functional abilities with a skilled approach of graded exercise, activities, and education.
Pre-employment Screening Bend
Rebound offers both on and off-site pre-employment physical capacity screening. We help identify and prevent potential work place injuries. We have a proven track record of substantially lowering work compensation injury claims for the companies we have contracted with. To inquire about these services or to receive references, please contact our Bend North clinic at 541-323-5864.
Ergonomic Assessment Bend
Ergonomics is the science of fitting work to the person. With proper work station ergonomics employee safety, performance and productivity can be improved. All ergonomic assessments and recommendations are based on proven biomechanical principals. To inquire about these services or to receive references, please contact our Bend North clinic at 541-323-5864.
Physical Capacity / Work Evaluations Bend
Physical Capacity Evaluation (PCE) and Work Capacity Evaluation (WCE) are essential evaluation tools for determining if an employee is ready to return to work after injury. Under Oregon Workers’ Compensation, a PCE II is a 2-4 hour test and a WCE is a 4+ hour test. Rebound Physical Therapy Bend uses the Ergo-Science Work Capacity Evaluation System. This system provides the most objective, consistent, and accurate observation-based testing. Ergo-Science offers distinct advantages to intuitive or diagnosis-based decision-making.
- The Ergo-Science Work Capacity Evaluation is the only work-capacity assessment that has both reliability and validity research which supports the entire test, as well as each individual test item.
- Ergo-Science Assessment can be used for whole-body focus, or UE focused testing. Cardiovascular parameters can also be assessed.
- Up to 36 tasks can be assessed including Endurance, Dynamic Strength, Positional Tolerance, and Mobility parameters.
- Test result reports can be provided in graph or written format. Rehabilitation, workplace recommendations can also be provided upon request. The PCE / WCE report will be completed and sent to the referring provider within 7 days.
- All testing is done in a safe, environmentally controlled setting.
To schedule a PCE II or WCE please call Rebound Physical Therapy Bend North’s work injury rehab facility at 541-323-5864.