Functional Capacity Evaluation (WorkHab)

A Functional Capacity Evaluation is an objective measure of the functional abilities of an individual in both the home and work environment. It assesses a client’s range of physical skills and capabilities and identifies limitations and potential barriers to returning the client to the workplace. Axis Injury Management uses the WorkHab system of assessment which provides an objective understanding of an individual’s work capacities. 

The Nominated Treating Doctor consent is required before the Assessment is undertaken to ensure a holistic Assessment of the individual’s status.

Why refer?

  • To determine if a worker's physical capabilities match the demands of a specific job or list of duties. 
  • To help guide employment decisions. 
  • To generate accurate information regarding the effect of injury or disability on an individual's functional abilities. 

For more information regarding this service, please Contact Us.