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Industrial Rehabilitation

Work Conditioning, Work Hardening, Physical Therapy, and Back to Work Services

When worksite injuries require surgery or extended time off work, Centegra’s industrial rehabilitation programs can help your employees rebuild their strength and abilities for a safe and speedy return to work. Centegra’s industrial rehab team consists of qualified specialists including occupational and physical therapists who work hand-in-hand with each employee’s case manager and physician.

Industrial rehabilitation at Centegra:

  • Encourages faster recovery
  • Decreases employee time off work
  • Limits physical and worker’s compensation costs
  • Promotes a safer, quicker return to work
  • Cardiovascular endurance
  • Flexibility
  • Muscular strength
  • Aquatic therapy
  • More challenging than work conditioning
  • Provides job-specific competencies for employees who need more intensive therapy
  • Uses real or simulated work activities to help restore physical, behavioral and vocational functions
  • Focuses on improving physical tolerance and productivity
  • Uses WorkWell Wellness System of physical and occupational therapy
  • Provides comprehensive evaluation of a client’s safe, maximum work capacity

Industrial Rehab Programs in McHenry County

Work Conditioning (prescription required)

  • Cardiovascular endurance
  • Flexibility
  • Muscular strength
  • Aquatic therapy

Work Hardening (prescription required)

  • More challenging than work conditioning
  • Provides job-specific competencies for employees who need more intensive therapy
  • Uses real or simulated work activities to help restore physical, behavioral and vocational functions
  • Focuses on improving physical tolerance and productivity

Functional Capacity Evaluations (prescription required)

  • Uses WorkWell Wellness System of physical and occupational therapy
  • Provides comprehensive evaluation of a client’s safe, maximum work capacity

Physical and Occupational Therapy

  • Therapists work closely with occupational health providers to promote a quick and safe return to work
  • First appointment scheduled by Centegra Corporate Health for access within 24 hours of physician order and client approval
  • Multiple locations in McHenry County with after-work and weekend hours

Back Screens

Used to identify employees who cannot perform a job due to:

  • Lack of strength
  • Lack of flexibility
  • Poor conditioning

Work Simulations

Provides customized work situations including:

  • Computerized work simulation
  • Manual systems for lifting, pulling and carrying
  • Driving chair simulator
  • Shoveling bin

Worksite Services and Programs

Ergonomic Consultations and Evaluations

  • Assessment of your workplace
  • Suggestions to improve the fit between your employees, their workstations and their work tasks
  • Advice about safe work techniques
  • Evaluation of tools and equipment
  • Identification of workstation equipment modifications
  • Optimal sequencing of job tasks where appropriate

Educational Programs

  • Back safety training
  • Stress management
  • Other educational topics specific to your needs

Partner with Centegra Corporate Health Services

If you are interested in working with Centegra Corporate Health Services to improve the health and safety of your employees:

  1. Complete and return (via fax) our Occupational Health Client Profile Form.
  2. Complete the Patient Authorization Form.
  3. Send your employee(s) with the completed Patient Authorization Form to one of our four convenient locations.

For information, please contact Centegra Corporate Health.