Patients who are beyond the initial acute stage of modalities and strengthening may be candidates for Work Conditioning. Typical clients are deconditioned post injury and their work requires heavy physical demands. This is an intensive 4-8 hour program, 5 days a week, which is both work and goal-oriented. This service is offered at all of Advantage Healthcare Systems facilities.
This program helps restore physical capabilities that are required for work. Programs typically are 2-4 weeks depending on the functional levels needed before full return-to-work but can last longer based on the patient’s treatment plan.
Your treatment plan may include the following psychological therapies:
- Cardiovascular Training
- Circuit Weight Training
- Goal Training
- Nutritional Counseling/Education
- Spinal and Safety Instructions for every day activities
- Vocational Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Home Exercise Training