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Occupational Physiotherapy

For every £1 invested in our occupational physiotherapy services and wellbeing initiatives, businesses can see a return of £4.

Our Services

We have been tailoring our occupational physiotherapy services to suit the individual needs of businesses throughout the UK for over 25 years. As a result, we’ve developed specialist knowledge and particular areas of expertise to help manage and prevent work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) across a wide range of sectors and sizes of business.

What our customers say

On-site service - We'll come to you

By providing our services on your sites, you will benefit from fast and convenient access to occupational physiotherapy, minimising disruption to the working day.

This also means we gain first-hand knowledge of your working environment and can address specific issues your employees may face.

Employers will be provided with meaningful advice on how to support employees, in the recovery and prevention of their MSDs.

Employer benefits of occupational physiotherapy delivered by Connect:

  • Reduction in costs, typically a minimum of £4 saved for every £1 invested in our services
  • Improved workforce performance and productivity (decreased MSD presenteesim)
  • Reduction in MSK related sickness absence
  • Improved employee health & wellbeing
  • Meaningful management information including trend analysis
  • Integrated service with Occupational Health, Human Resources and Health and Safety departments
  • Chartered and state-registered physiotherapists with specialist training in the field of occupational health, safety and ergonomics
  • Consistent service with the same physiotherapist delivering the service to all employees

 

If you are interested in speaking to us about our services please email Jane Knox, Sales Executive at janeknox@connectphysiotherapy.co.uk  or call 0191 250 4582

Off-site services - You come to us

We tailor our services to suit the needs of your organisation irrespective of size or scope. We can offer cost effective off-site occupational physiotherapy services to businesses with:

  • Large disparate workforces, operating over multi-sites or across a wide geographical area
  • Smaller companies with less than 350 employees
  • Companies who do not have the on-site facilities or room space to accommodate an on-site service.

We provide high quality off-site occupational physiotherapy services in our Connect private clinics or through our selected network of expert physiotherapy partners based across the UK.

Your employees will receive an assessment from a local quality assured practitioner, who then, if required, can provide treatment, advice and support to help self-manage their recovery, reduce the risk of further injury and return them to work quickly and safely.

Employers will be provided with meaningful advice on how to support employees, in the recovery and prevention of their MSDs.

Employer benefits of occupational physiotherapy delivered by Connect:

  • Consistent delivery UK wide
  • Local appointments (within 5-10 miles radius of workplace)
  • Reduced waiting times (appointments are offered within 48hrs)
  • Meaningful management reports
  • Reduced absenteeism and presenteeism
  • Improved workplace performance and productivity
  • Improved employee health and wellbeing

 

If you are interested in speaking to us about our services please email Jane Knox, Sales Executive at janeknox@connectphysiotherapy.co.uk or call 0191 250 4582

 

PhysioLine service

Fast, easy access to the most appropriate clinician is vital in minimising the impact of an injury or reported condition. PhysioLine is Connect’s remote access telephone triage and advice service that gives employees instant access to our team of  chartered occupational physiotherapists and specialists.

They’re trained to give advice and guidance to employees to help them self-manage their condition, and if necessary, refer for a face-to-face appointment whether that be on one of your sites or through our offsite service offering.

Employer and employee benefits:

  • Employees receive immediate access to advice, guidance and support
  • Employees are diagnosed quickly and directed towards the most appropriate treatment plan
  • Meaningful management information including trend analysis
  • Low cost, value for money service with no annual contract or fee

 

If you are interested in speaking to us about our services please email Jane Knox, Sales Executive at janeknox@connectphysiotherapy.co.uk or call 0191 250 4582

MSK Risk Assessment and Training Programmes

Every employer has a legal obligation to protect the health and safety of their employees while they are at work. Developed and delivered by our expert team of occupational physiotherapists and ergonomists, our range of proactive assessment and training programmes reduce the risk of MSD’s and ultimately the cost to your business.

We work together with employees and managers, identifying simple, safe and effective solutions, whilst emphasising the importance of correct posture, movement and ergonomics, in any given working environment. We can help minimise absence, prevent workplace injuries, reduce claims, and return employees to full function.

 

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Health and wellbeing services

Almost two out of three employees admitted going to work while feeling ill in 2013. The resulting slump in productivity was as much as 20% and cost UK businesses around £15 billion.

Nearly half of these cases were caused by MSDs. These figures show just how vital Connect’s keep moving message is.

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Our approach

We have been providing specialist occupational physiotherapy services to a variety of businesses operating in different industries for over 25 years.

Irrespective of size or scope, we’ve tailored our services to suit the particular, and often unique, needs of these organisations to help manage and prevent work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).

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Testimonials

We have built long-lasting relationships with many of our corporate customers and many have felt the benefit from Connect’s specialist knowledge and clinical expertise.

As well as sustained improvement in the health, wellbeing and performance of their employees, our clients see a measurable return on their investment.

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