Functional Capacity Evaluations - Types

Two day (up to 8 hours) Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) will determine the client's physical
and functional capabilities relative to specific job duties/demands. As well, functional capabilities
relative to the demands of homemaking can be identified.

Two day (up to 8 hours) Work Capacity Evaluation (WCE) will determine the client's capabilities
for maintaining work postures and performing manual handling tasks where a specific job has not
been identified. As well, physical and functional restrictions may be determined along with recommendations
for return to work activities.

One day Functional Assessment designed to provide information on strength and endurance for
lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling.

Variations are available and the Referral Source's needs, should be discussed prior to referring the client.