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Functional Capacity Evaluations

The Clearance You Need

Image of construction worker lifting heavy metal beamOur board-certified physicians conduct comprehensive medical assessments to determine if a person can safely perform the tasks and the physical demands of a specific job, or if modifications will be needed for them to return to work. Our screening sessions are compliant with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Functional capacity evaluations typically include:

  • A review of the worker’s medical and occupational history
  • Medical Exam
  • Functional tests, such as lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling