Mario Azevedo, native of Portugal, did not know what to expect when having his first knee replacement operation. He explains, that though he was nervous and experiencing a lot of pain, he was able to feel better and see…
Maggie came to KORT Downtown and was having shoulder pain. She was unable to lift her arm and enjoy her hobbies and daily activities. After experiencing mirror therapy for her shoulder, she is now back to enjoying life pain…
Shari Cummins underwent a left knee replacement. With using two different rehab facilities before choosing KORT for her home and outpatient physical therapy, she was able to fully experience distinguished care provided by…
KORT OBC hand patient, John Smoot is an avid farmer and gun enthusiast, but after breaking his arm and severely injuring two of the nerves innervating his hand, he was unable to perform normal daily activities much less farm…
Do you suffer with elbow pain? Have you recently injured your elbow? Working with a certified hand therapist at KORT Downtown Hand has helped patient Karen Gile gain her range of motion back in her elbow after suffering from…
Jim Elliott of Corydon, Indiana, shares his experience with KORT Home Health and the seamless transition to a KORT clinic. He says he found everyone involved to be pleasant, knowledgeable and totally sincere and invested in…
A Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) provides a comprehensive evaluation that measures strength, endurance, physical demand work level and positional tolerance. The data gathered through this evaluation objectively defines the injured employee's physical capabilities.
The FCE is an important tool used to assist employers, physicians, insurance companies, attorneys, case managers and vocational consultants to determine safe, functional levels for an individual to either return to work or to establish functional ability. The evaluation assists referral sources by offering information for adjudication of claims in short/long-term disability, provides return-to-work capabilities and determines ability levels for liability cases using appropriate medical standards.
The WorkStrategies® FCE Program features: