Spectrum Healthcare Corporate Health
Spectrum Healthcare understands the importance of promoting health and well-being in a workplace. At Spectrum Healthcare we provide tailored corporate health programs for businesses of all sizes.
Spectrum Healthcare understands the importance of promoting health and well-being in a workplace. Our skilled practictioners provide healthcare support for some of Australia’s largest companies including major logistic companies, manufacturers and retail chains. Specialised care is required for an organization’s most valuable asset – their employees. At Spectrum Healthcare we provide tailored corporate health programs for businesses of all sizes.
We provide the following services:
- Onsite (workplace) treatment options
- Workplace assessments
- Pre-employment assessments
- Injury prevention and rehabilitation programs
- Corporate treatment rates
- Injury prevention seminars
Spectrum Healthcare specializes in workplace rehabilitation
Workplace Rehabilitation Services
‘The healthiest Australian workers are almost three times more productive than their unhealthy colleagues’ – Medibank Private Study (2005).
A workplace injury impacts on all levels and affects businesses of all sizes. Our aim at Spectrum Healthcare is to ensure that injured employees receive the most appropriate and adequate treatment.
All our practitioners at Spectrum Healthcare are accredited workers compensation practitioners, approved by the NSW WorkCover authority. Our chiropractors and physiotherapists have the experience and expertise to provide rehabilitation programs to ensure a speedy recovery and return to work.
Approved workplace rehabilitation providers, such as Spectrum Healthcare are organisations approved by WorkCover NSW to offer specialised services to help injured workers to return to work. Spectrum Healthcare have the qualifications, experience and expertise appropriate to provide services in accordance with the following definition based on NOHSC (1995) definition:
Workplace rehabilitation is a managed process involving early intervention with appropriate, adequate and timely services based on assessed need, and which is aimed at maintaining injured or ill employees in, or returning them to, suitable employment.
Spectrum Healthcare specializes in workplace rehabilitation.
Workplace rehabilitation service provided by delivering:
- Corresponding with employers and insurance companies to insure correct injury management procedure is follow
- Liaison with workplace rehabilitation officer for return to work plans.
- Constant up to date progress reports to the Nominated Treating Doctor (NTD)
Employers, insurers or doctors may recommend workplace rehabilitation to help in complex cases. However the insurer engages the workplace rehabilitation provider and pays for their services. The cost of workplace rehabilitation services is recorded as a claims cost.
Exercise is the performance of movement or activity in order to develop or maintain physical fitness and health. Frequent and regular physical exercise is an important component in the prevention of lifestyle and chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, arthritis or back pain.
Exercise physiology is the field of study dedicated to examining the body’s response to physical activity. Spectrum Healthcare’s Exercise Physiology concentrates on the benefits of exercise for general fitness, health and rehabilitation.
What does an Exercise Physiologist do?
Exercise physiologists are allied health professionals who are qualified in developing clinical exercise programs to improve general health and fitness. They also prescribe comprehensive exercise programs to assist people who are recovering from injuries or dealing with chronic conditions.
Exercise physiologists are different to your personal trainer at the local gym. They hold a university degree in exercise physiology and have an in depth knowledge about the human body and the effects of exercise on the musculoskeletal system.
Exercise physiologists can also develop behavioural modification programs, helping to establish new and healthy habits for their patients.
Exercise Physiology can assist with:
- Cardiovascular disease
- Musculoskeletal injuries