Occupational Rehabilitation

WISE Occupational Rehabilitation Services aims to help workers back into productive employment and to make workplaces safe for everyone. A range of our Occupational Rehabilitation services are accessible via NDIS services in Victoria.

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A not-for-profit employment services provider that understands your business

WISE Occupational Rehabilitation is an allied health service of WISE Employment. As one of Australia’s leading disability employment services, we have a unique understanding of the Australian labour market and extensive experience in tailoring our services for employers and workers.

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WISE Occupational Rehabilitation services

We offer a comprehensive range of Occupational Rehabilitation services including:

Injury management and return to work (RTW) services
Our injury management and return to work services include:

  • workplace-based intervention to keep the focus on returning to work
  • comprehensive RTW plans and rehabilitation programs and monitoring
  • thorough analysis of pre-injury duties via a workplace assessment
  • collaboration with all people including treating medical practitioners.

Our consultants are Comcare-accredited and trained and also specialise in non-compensable cases.

Activities of daily living (ADL) assessments
Our Occupational Therapists assess people in their home and determine what they need to improve function, independence and safety at home and in the community. Equipment for the home may be recommended or household services introduced.

Workstation assessments
We are experienced in assessing workstation ergonomics to prevent injury or minimise ongoing problems. We recommend modified or adaptive office equipment to make work activities more comfortable and sustainable, resulting in increased productivity. We can also offer free trials of ergonomic equipment prior to purchase.

Vocational services
WISE Employment has been assisting job seekers with disability or injury since 1992. Our expert team can help employees find alternative work within an organisation or with a new employer. Vocational assessments and counselling can be conducted to ensure appropriate career goals.

Psychological services
Our team of Psychologists and Rehabilitation Counsellors deliver one-to-one counselling to a range of people, including employers, as well as both jobactive and Disability Employment Services (DES) job seekers. We work with people to overcome barriers to employment or returning to work.

WISE Occupational Rehabilitation team

Our experienced and talented health professionals can help workers and employers across a range of health areas including:

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Rehabilitation counselling

Contact WISE Occupational Rehabilitation

To refer a case or for more information about our services please contact:

  • Andrea Raphael, Occupational Rehabilitation Manager
  • Roger Beruldsen, Occupational Rehabilitation Business Support Officer

Freecall: 1800 728 769
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