Disability Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE)

Disability Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) 2017-11-17T18:40:51+00:00

A comprehensive evaluation of physical ability and residual functional capacity to perform work. The results are specifically focused on disability benefits eligibility. Typical applications include Short Term Disability (STD), Long Term Disability (LTD), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Workers’ Compensation.

includes…….

  • Baseline health history
  • Vitals
  • Physical movement
  • Range of motion & strength
  • Agility & balance
  • Grip & pinch strength
  • Visual acuity
  • Fine motor dexterity (speed and accuracy)
  • Manual dexterity (speed and accuracy)
  • Fingering and handling (stamina and endurance)
  • Movement and positional tolerance
  • Aerobic capacity
  • Ability to push, pull, lift and carry

…we realize that all too frequently, disability determination decisions are made with no objective data. Whether you are an individual that has been denied or cut off, an attorney needing valid and reliable data for your case or anyone else that is trying to measure an individual’s function due to a potential disability scenario, we can help! The Disability Evaluation is designed to provide focused measurabilities in the areas typically requested by the Social Security Administration or disability carriers. We can modify the individual test protocols to suit specific carriers as indicated. Disability forms will be completed for the referral source based on the results of the evaluations performed…