WorkCover

WorkCover

WorkCover is a special program for patients who have been injured at work, covered by the employer’s insurance. Our accredited Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologist specialise in assisting injured workers safely return to work.

Procedure

Initial Assessment: Our therapists complete a comprehensive assessment to measure all functional objectives and subjective limitation due to injury.

Progression report: Ongoing liaison occurs with the Insurance Case Manager,GP, Specialist, Rehabilitation Provider and Work Injury Manager.

Work Conditioning Program: Our Exercise Physiologist provides functional exercise prescription tailored to specific work activities to ensure injured workers safely return back to work sooner, using our gym facilities to promote the best functional outcome for both worker and employer.

The required paper work for this type of treatment is:

  • Doctor referral and WorkCover Medical Certificate.
  • Insurance name, claim number and case manager details.
  • Employer contact details.

It is recommended to bring related studies such as X-rays, CT Scans, MRI etc.