Work Conditioning is a structured multidisciplinary rehabilitation program Capstone offers. The program focuses on identifying and enhancing physical abilities to enable an individual to return to work. Work conditioning also assists in the return to work process.
Program participation is typically 3-5 days per week for 4-6 weeks consisting of a combined approach of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy. Individuals establish goals based on the worker’s job demand requirements.
Therapy focuses on mobility, strength, power, endurance, material handling, and positional tolerance training. Work conditioning may also include simulation of specific work-related activities and education regarding injury prevention and safe positions for work performance.