Alberta

Workers' Compensation Board - Occupational Rehabilitation and Disability Management


Description
Assists clients in building their skills and strengths needed for returning to work.

Service offers:

  • assistance for clients in successfully returning to work by treating the whole person - physically, psychologically, and vocationally

Includes:

  • assessment services, functional capacity evaluations (FCE), and other specialized assessments
  • single discipline services including acute physical therapy and hand therapy
  • interdisciplinary rehabilitation services, for those with complex medical conditions and significant pain or psychosocial issues including chronic pain, head trauma, fibromyalgia, stress management, and post - traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • medical services, examinations, independent medical exams, occupations injury services and pre - employment medical screenings
  • prevention and work site services, physical demands analysis, ergonomic services, job site education and workshops
  • vocational and training services, vocational profile and academic assessments, career counselling, and assistance with resumes

Key Provider: career counsellors, doctors, employment specialists, kinesiologists, occupational therapists, psychologists, physiotherapists
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • those with work - related and non - work - related injuries
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • referrals for work - related injuries can be made through Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) Claim Owners
  • referrals for non - work - related injuries can be made through an employer, or through another insurance carrier

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting list. Subject to availability.


Toll Free
1-888-498-9902
Telephone
780-498-3200
Fax
780-498-3907
Web Site
http://www.wcb.ab.ca
Email
millardmail@millardhealth.com
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services - Translation services available as needed.
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Some programs may have fees. Contact for details.




Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 21, 2017
Address
131 Airport Road
Edmonton, AB, T5G 0W6
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