Home Assessments & ADLs

Identifying & removing barriers in the workplace & home for people with disability or injuries.

 

Return to Work Programs

Returning injured workers to work safely following a workplace injury or illness.

 

Injury Management & Prevention

Prevention of injuries & management of safe return to work programs of injured workers.

 

Pre-Employment Assessments

Analysing an injured worker's current skills, experience and providing advice on potential job options.

 

CAETI Community Aids, Equipment and Assistive Technologies Initiative

The Community Aids, Equipment and Assistive Technologies Initiative (CAEATI) provides financial help with the cost of these items for eligible people with a disability.

 

Medico-Legal Assessments

Legal injury analysis and expert occupational opinion.

 

Medical Driving Assessments

Assessment of injured persons to determine capability of driving a vehicle.

 

Ergonomic Assessments

Injury prevention assessment in the workplace, setup and training.

 

Functional Capacity Evaluations

Assessing objective information relevant to the determination of feasibility for employment.

 

VOSS Vehicle Options Subsidy Scheme

VOSS provides financial support to eligible people with a disability.

NorthCoast Rehab Services

North Coast Rehabilitation Services  provides comprehensive occupational rehabilitation and management of injury services which include:

Chris Birtles, Occupational Therapist established  NorthCoast Rehab Services in 2003 on the Sunshine Coast.  Chris is also experienced in the inpatient and outpatient assessment and management of many physical conditions in adults and children, including brain and spinal cord injuries, multiple traumas, burns, and other neurological, orthopaedic and medical conditions.

NorthCoast Rehab provides rehabilitation services on the Sunshine Coast and Hinterland and surrounding areas.