Acute Therapeutic Services
Evaluation & treatment of conditions acquired from a work injury, personal injury, motor-vehicle accident, or other stressors. Our physical and massage therapists specialize in acute injury, pain management, edema management, post-surgical treatment, chronic pain, therapeutic exercise, and modalities as appropriate with the end goal of increasing function, decreasing pain, and improving overall quality of life.
A comprehensive treatment approach to improve strength, endurance, mobility, and performance. Techniques may include but not limited to pain management strategies, range of motion, therapeutic exercise, therapeutic activities, home programming, manual therapy, mechanical traction, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, neuromuscular re-education, and kinesiotaping.
Medical Massage Therapy
Massage treatment focuses on remediating muscle strength imbalances, postural deficits, pain management strategies, with the end goal being improved functionality. Available techniques include but not limited to Trigger Point, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Thai Massage, Passive Range of Motion, and Raindrop Therpeutic Methods.
Industrial Rehabilitation Services
A comprehensive injury rehabilitation program designed to help your valuable employees return to work expeditiously and with improved conditioning, safe work practices, and self-management strategies following injury.
Work Conditioning Program
Specialized treatment to focus on improving general physical and work performance to include physical conditioning, material handling (dynamic strength), position tolerance, and mobility components. Duration 2 hours a day, 2-3 days a week.
Individualized and structured return to work program targeting specific job goals. Includes safe work practices, body mechanics, joint protection methods, appropriate worker traits/characteristics, self-management injury education, physical and work conditioning components with emphasis on work simulation tasks. Duration 3-4 hours, 2-3 days a week.
Functional Capacity Evaluations
A systematic evaluation process designed to document a person's current safe work ability from a physical standpoint, and motivational perspective. May be General or Job-Specific with duration up to 2-5 hours.
Injury Prevention and Job-Site Industrial Services
PIRCO's Industrial Injury Prevention/Ergonomic Programs target your bottom line - lowering compensation costs and reducing lost employee time. These programs, which range form post-offer physical work performance evaluations to on-site stretching/material handling training, are designed to prevent on-the-job injuries.
Post-Offer Physical Work Performance Evaluations
In-Clinic screening process in order to determine whether the capacities of new or returning employees match the physical demands of the job being offered. Through this entirely non-discriminatory process, employers will be able to place the right person in the right job - saving you time, challenges, and possible future injury costs.
On-Site interview, evaluation, and photo analysis with worker or employee to assess workstation and environment, with recommendations of products to ensure proper ergonomic setup and teach ergonomically correct work practices for safe and successful return to work.
On-Site interview, observation, video/photo analyses, and synthesizing of the critical demands of the of the requested job to compliment or update job description profiles. Factors may include workflow, efficiency/pace, body mechanics/positioning, human/environmental factors, and ergonomic principles.
On-Site employee education and active participation in musculoskeletal injuries (causes/prevention), proper posture/body mechanics, material handling strategies, injury prevention methods, ergonomic principles, and on-site stretching programs.