Pre-Employment Physical for Work
What is a Pre-Employment physical for work?
Once you have been offered a job position with common physical requirements, you might need to complete a pre-employment physical.
This pre-employment physical is customized to the specific requirements of the job and only tests skills that are used on a regular basis.
The goal is to assess your ability and minimize the risk(s) of potential job site injuries.
Elements of a Pre-Employment Physical
Review medical history
Used for pre-employment and return-to-work testing
Conducted by a licensed physical therapist (PT)
Evaluates functional tasks such as lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling