If you have had a workplace accident and require rehabilitation for loss of movement you may be covered under WorkCover. Here at Livewell Rehab we have helped hundreds of injured workers integrate back into the regular lifestyles. Returning to your standard duties and gaining for movement again can be a long and arduous process and are here to ensure you make a full recovery.
Speak with your WorkCover representative to find out if you are eligible for rehabilitation and exercise physiologist care.
Under WorkCover you are eligible for up to 20 minutes of consultation time with an exercise physiologist without prior approval from your insurer. All other services require prior approval. These include:
- Initial physical conditioning assessment
- Subsequent physical conditioning consultation
- Group exercise sessions
- Group education sessions
- Monitoring suitable duties program (up to 20 minutes)
- Case conference
- Incident expenses
- Initial suitable duties program (SDP)
- Upgraded suitable duties program (SDP)
- Workplace evaluation/assessment
- Functional capacity evaluation (FCE)
- Return to work facilitation
- Job seeking skills assessment initial
- Job preparation service
- Job placement service
- Gym and pool entry fees
Several of the services offered at the request of the insurer. These include: progress report, standard report, comprehensive report, and external case management.
For more information on this please see the WorkCover Queensland Exercise Physiology table of costs here. This PDF covers in detail all the specifics of WorkCover Exercise Physiologist treatment.
We can also help you get a better understanding of what is possible and what is not under WorkCover. If this all seems a bit too much for you to take out once why not book a consultation with one of our friendly exercise physiologists? As mentioned above, 20-minute consultations are available at no expense under WorkCover without any prior approval necessary.
Book a consultation and come in and see us at one of our clinics in North Brisbane, Pine Rivers, or the Sunshine Coast. Livewell Rehab have specialist exercise physiologist centres in North Lakes, Lawnton, and on Bribie Island for your convenience.
So what are you waiting for? Get in contact with one of our friendly staff today on 1300 668 467 or fill in our Contact Form and find out how we can help you get your life back on track.
Correct and immediate rehabilitation is often necessary to ensure a full recovery after any workplace incident. Don’t let your mishap have a detrimental effect on the rest of your life. Talk with one of our professional staff today to find out more.