Workcover exercise physiology programs can be provided by Healthsmart. With over 20 years’ experience working in injury management and providing services for WorkCover Qld and Workcover NSW. Our services can be offered through a range of health clubs, pools and homes throughout the Gold Coast and northern New South Wales.
Over the last 20 years a wealth of experience and skills have been gained helping injured workers with physical and/ or mental health conditions return to work. Early return to work forms a crucial role in the recovery of an injured worker. This helps to reduce loss of function and decrease risk of long-term disability. Our experience across a broad range of industries gives us the knowledge to
- Identify functional and work capacity requirements of the injured worker;
- Assist the injured worker regain confidence in their ability to safely participate in work and ADL’s and
- Increase the injured workers physical capacity and achieve medical certificate upgrades.
Working with injured workers with a mental health component to their claim now makes a high percentage of our referrals. Therefore, an ability to connect with a variety of injured workers has been developed.
A collaborative approach is used for each injured worker. We ensure timely engagement with case managers, treating doctors, physiotherapist, psychologists and other treating parties to achieve the best outcome for the injured wor