• Industrial Rehabilitation

  • Physician Benefits:

    • Comprehensive care
    • A detailed evaluation and plan of care (frequency/duration and anticipated length of stay) with realistic and individualized goals outlined
    • Maximized results while achieving desired  outcomes
    • Educated and experienced therapists with  industrial and ergonomic background
    • Thorough monitoring of daily exercises to decrease overall utilization and cost
    • Appropriate utilization of services

    We are dedicated to helping our patients return to an active lifestyle, free from pain and physical limitation.

    Personalized Care

    A Work Conditioning Evaluation is conducted only by a Licensed Occupational Therapist and/or Physical Therapist prior to starting the work conditioning program.  The qualified trained staff has over 30 years of experience with the worker’s compensation clientele.  They are knowledgeable to develop and carry out individualized treatment plans.

    Key Benefits of Work Conditioning Program

    • Therapists will work 1:1 to ensure patient safety
    • Maximizing your patients overall potential
    • Licensed Occupational and  Physical Therapists
    • Overall body physical conditioning- complete  exercise program
    • Increase strength and endurance
    • Restore functional AROM
    • Use of real or simulated activities related to work
    • Prepares your patient to return to the workforce
    • Patient education to prevent work place injuries
    • Incremental increases to frequency and duration
    • Daily/weekly modifications to exercise program to ensure quality of care
    • Customized Home Exercise Program upon discharge
    • Orthotic Fabrication and Fitting and
    • Pre- and Post-Surgical Rehabilitation.

    Treatment for Conditions

    • Work related injuries/illnesses:
    • Back/shoulder/wrist/knee/ankle/neck/elbow injuries
    • Strain/sprain injuries
    • Fractures
    • Pre/Post-op surgical disorders 
    • Cumulative Trauma Disorders
    • Joint replacements and
    • Generalized weakness to upper or lower extremities.

    Functional Capacity Evaluations

    What is a Functional Capacity Evaluation?

    • A Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) is an evaluation to assess a patient’s physical capacities and overall functional abilities.

    Benefits of an FCE:

    • 2 types of FCE:
      • A General FCE- helpful for a patient applying for disability
      • Job/Injury Specific FCE most appropriate for Workers’ Compensation Clientele
    • Provides objective data of your patient’s abilities when restrictions are necessary
    • Fast report generation
    • Easy to read and understand and
    • We use the best product for FCE’s with proven scientific research with ErgoScience  ( www.ergoscience.com).

    Employer Benefits

    • Decreased workers compensation costs
    • Decreased lost time due to injuries
    • Decreased rates of re-injuries via safety and  body mechanics education
    • Improved workforce morale leading to improved quality and increased production
    • Faster return to work after injury
    • Restore maximum function of workers
    • Early detection and intervention for problems and
    • Record of employee’s baseline measurements
  • Our Industrial Rehab Location:

    Froedtert Pleasant Prairie Hospital
    9555 76th Street, Suite 2610
    Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158
    (262) 577-8991

  • Questions ?

    Please call our Industrial Rehab staff with any questions or to schedule an appointment.