Rob Gentile is the Clinic Director at KORT Partners in Physical Therapy. Rob gets excited when patients come in, because he knows they can get better that same day. From evaluations to discharge, patients can expect the…
Pam Pelton tells her inspirational story of how KORT's Trigger Point Dry Needling Technique and KORT Physical Therapist Chad Garvey gave her the ability to do things she hadn't been able to do for years.
KORT Bryan Station patient, Thelma Floyd, was diagnosed with beast cancer in September of 2015. She had recently been a patient for shoulder pain after experiencing a fall & was extremely pleased with the care &…
Kroger MidSouth Division and KORT worked together to implement a new employee wellness program called Living Life Safe and Well. Since its introduction last October, this new program has cut down on job-related employee…
Jennie Bowman celebrates her 1-year anniversary participating in the KORT POWR Program having lost 106 pounds in the past year. Jennie feels better, has more confidence, and says that if you unsuccessfully tried to lose…
Frank Dupont and his wife Carol ran into some unforeseen circumstances after Frank's third back surgery. He was sent home with a foley catheter which was foreign to both of them. Their KORT home health nurse Kaitlin Malone…
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.