Katie Hoffman has been suffering from back pain since she was 11 years old. She finally went to physical therapy and after only a few weeks, her mobility improved, and she learned several techniques for coping with the pain.…
Kimberly Waddel shares her "Be Awesome" experience as a patient at KORT Richmond. Her physical therapist Daniel Cayse, PT, DPT, OCS, spent one-on-one time with Kimberly educating her on an injury after a four-wheeler…
Did you know that KORT Physical Therapists can help with TMJ? Katasha Roberts could not open her jaw completely, and could not eat certain foods as chewing was difficult and painful. After trying a mouth guard, and even a…
Billie Jo Donahue
Billie Jo Donahue's world turned topsy-turvy after a tumble at an exercise class left her with a broken wrist. The break needed surgery to repair it properly. But, as Billie Jo found out, the surgery was only the beginning…
KORT Mt. Washington physical therapist Hannah Arms keeps Bullitt East High School athlete Jacob Bowles in the game. After suffering elbow & shoulder pain due to playing baseball, Jacob came to KORT and is back 100% and…
Donna Brock came to KORT Hamburg suffering from debilitating back pain and severe arthritis. Physical Therapist Rob Swayze took the time to investigate and correct all the issues contributing to her pain by implementing Dry…
A Job Analysis studies each job position to assess task and classifies the essential and non-essential job functions in order to establish the critical demands of the job and identify risk factors of specific tasks.
Some examples include:
This data may be used to:
Post-injury, a therapist can be instrumental in helping the employee progress from light to moderate to regular duty. By utilizing a Video Job Analysis, the therapist can show the physical job demands of the injured worker and make suggestions to the company or client's physician with the employee's medical status in mind.