Functional Capacity Evaluation

Functional Capacity Evaluation is a comprehensive set of performance-based test, which are used to help determine the evaluated functional ability. This test evaluates physical strength, range of motion, stamina, and tolerance of functional activities.

Program Selections:

  • Musculoskeletal evaluation: (focus on strength, posture, flexibility, gait, and reflexes)
  • Validity of effort testing
  • Body mechanics assessment
  • Functional mobility testing
  • Functional / work tolerance testing

Program Expectations:

  • 1 day format
  • Test is normally 4-6 hours
  • Test is either baseline or job-specific assessments
  • All Functional Capacity Evaluations are reviewed to ensure each test meets Access Physical Therapy quality guidelines.

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