Occupational Physiotherapy Services
Reduce sickness absence with occupational physiotherapy services to treat and prevent musculoskeletal (MSK) injuries.
Occupational health physio can help you to embed safe working practices and avoid MSK health issues. It also helps employees to recover from new challenges, such as Long Covid.
Our evidence-based occupational health physiotherapy focuses on improving movement and function for those affected by injury, illness or disability. While our proactive services reduce work-related health risks to keep employees healthy and prevent sickness absence.
Occupational health physiotherapy
We constantly evolve our services to meet our clients’ changing needs. Our occupational physiotherapy services currently include:
- Work hardening
- Physiotherapy interventions
- Chronic pain management
- Group exercise therapy
- Traditional 1:1 physiotherapy
- Effective workplace adjustments
- Return-to-work programmes
- Workforce education initiatives
- Long Covid rehabilitation
- Ageing workforce support
Health and work specialists
All our physiotherapists are members of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Occupational Health and Ergonomics (ACPOHE).
They are both health and work specialists, who understand how the workplace can cause or exacerbate musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). This makes them ideally suited to helping you reduce the risk of injury associated with certain roles or tasks.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Occupational Physiotherapy Services FAQs
What is occupational health physiotherapy?
Occupational health physiotherapy is concerned with preventing and treating injuries resulting from poor musculoskeletal (MSK) health at work. These include back problems experienced by manual workers due to poor lifting technique. Neck and shoulder injuries affecting office workers due to poor posture can also be helped with occupational physiotherapy. Therapists educate employees to avoid problems and providing treatment and adjustments to recover if they do develop issues.
How do occupational physiotherapy services benefit employers?
Musculoskeletal injuries are a major cause of sickness absence for employers, even though they are largely preventable. By using occupational physio services, you can educate people how to stay healthy to reduce absence and boost employee engagement. Treatment services help people recover once they get sick, allowing them to return to work sooner, boosting loyalty and productivity. The overall benefit is the creation of a safer workplace and a healthier and happier workforce.