At EmergeOrtho: Blue Ridge Region the injured worker is treated as an industrial athlete. Our goal is to deliver optimal, cost effective, rapid musculoskeletal treatment and care to return the injured employee to work status while obtaining high value (greatest outcome for the lowest cost) for this care.
Functional Capacity Evaluation
A Functional Capacity Evaluation is performed to enable a physician to have objective information to set work restrictions, approve modified duty and/or provide an impairment rating. This evaluation is usually performed when the patient has reached the maximum medical improvement and is ready to be discharged from the physician’s care.
Return to Work Consulting
Our staff is committed to aid the injured worker to return to his full potential and move back into the workplace. We are always happy to provide assistance in returning a patient to productive work.
On-site Job Analysis
On-Site Job Analysis is offered to industry to assist them in evaluating essential functions and skills necessary to perform a job.