Lexington-KORT Bryan Station patient, Bobby Strong, shares how KORT physical therapist & cancer specialist, Erin Gatewood, PT, DPT helped her with pain, education, mobility, and stamina during her cancer & radiation…
Terry Smitha visited KORT Shelbyville with her husband, who is part of the maintenance crew for the shopping center. At the time she was limping badly and was set to have a knee replacement. Chad Flickinger, PT, MPT, CES,…
Scooter Brashear came to KORT after suffering a brain aneurysm on December 23, 2011. He began his journey with the help of KORT Home Health Therapist Maria Rigor, and then transitioned to KORT Bardstown Occupational…
David Fischer has been having ankle and foot pain. He came to KORT Frankfort and he is doing better. The KORT Team focused on improving his balance, strength, and endurance.
Fran and Kim Crumpler
As horse trainers, Simpsonville residents Kim and Fran Crumpler enjoy actively working with their American Saddlebred horses and Hackney ponies. In the past 25 years, they've won numerous competitions and have developed a…
Lori Childs' feet hurt. Plantar Fasciitis and Achilles Tendinitis were cramping the active lifestyle she enjoyed. Achy feet greeted her each morning and stayed with her throughout each day. From sunup to sundown, she began…
Ergonomics is the relationship between people and the work environment. Ergonomic Programs focus on evaluating a specific work environment and job tasks to identify risk factors that could result in musculoskeletal dysfunction.
The WorkStrategies® Ergonomic Program includes three types of assessments: WorkRisk Analysis, WorkTask Analysis and WorkStation Analysis, addressing various occupational settings and each focusing on a different aspect of the worker's environment. Ergonomic programs are used to identify and quantify the physical demands and risk factors that may exist in the work environment and provide valid information to base an Injury Prevention or Post-Offer Employment Testing Program on.
Individual Ergonomic WorkStation Analysis
Evaluate the ergonomics of an injured employee and develop strategies to adjust their workstation to decrease strain and improve efficiency.
Ergonomic WorkStation Analysis
Evaluate multiple employees performing a job that has high injury rates and develop potential solution(s) to decrease ergonomic risk factors.
Office Ergonomic Analysis
Evaluate the employee at their computer workstation, identify ergonomic risk factors and assist in developing solutions.