Work-related Injuries Benefit from Therapy
Rehabilitation Therapy for Work Injuries
You’ll find an Ascension Wisconsin rehabilitation clinic close to home in the Milwaukee area and Fox Valley and Rhinelander regions. Many of our physical therapists and occupational therapists specialize in therapies for specific age groups, occupations and work-related injuries:
- Pregnant moms experiencing back and joint pain
- Seniors needing geriatric-focused rehab
- Employees with a worksite injury (workman’s compensation)
Everyday our job puts us at risk for repetitive motion spine, joint and muscle damage. At Ascension, we understand your pain and take the time you need to find the cause. We look at all aspects of your work routine.
In Wisconsin, patients have direct access to physical therapy with some provisions. Referral is not required for conditioning, injury prevention, improving biomechanics, and treating musculoskeletal injuries (excluding acute fractures or soft tissue avulsions). For information about work-related injury rehabilitation services:
Ascension physical and occupational therapists are at Ascension outpatient clinics and hospitals in your community.
High Patient Satisfaction Scores
Overall, Ascension Wisconsin Rehabilitation has on average a 98 percent patient satisfaction score. The Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO) assessment ranks rehabilitation centers nationally based on the likelihood of patients meeting or exceeding outcomes. These FOTO scores give you a glimpse into our patient experience.
Our patients report consistent functional improvements after every visit. They score our rehabilitation clinics among the best in the nation.
Patients with shoulder conditions rank our physical therapy sessions in the top 3 percent based on Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO) assessment, improvements per visit, Ascension Our Lady of Victory Hospital, Stanley, Wisconsin, 2018.
We at partner with area YMCAs providing rehabilitation clinics and exercise programs. The Ascension orthopedic and sport medicine centers of care include therapists, including the Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital and Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin.
Does Your Occupation Contribute to Your Pain?
Excessive hand and arm movements, standing, walking, sitting, lifting, driving, even texting and talking on the phone can cause pain. When the pain becomes overbearing, prevents you from sleeping or doing your job – contact us.
At Ascension Wisconsin Rehabilitation, we treat all types of work-related injuries and use non-surgical therapies and exercises to get you back to your job safely.
Offering a Large Variety of Treatments
With your doctor or employee health referral, we’ll create a personalized care plan. The expertise and knowledge of our therapists includes:
- Alter-G training and running analysis
- Aquatic therapy
- Ankle and foot pain therapies
- Carpal tunnel hand therapy
- Concussion-related therapies for whiplash
- Customized splinting and bracing
- Dry needling
- Post-fracture rehab
- Injury prevention education
- Joint inflammation and tendon treatments
- Kinesio taping
- Meniscal injury recovery
- Muscle rehab
- Shoulder impingement therapy
- Stress management
- Targeted exercises for strength and conditioning
- Zero-gravity system for weightbearing exercise and treatment
For older adults, learn more about Ascension Wisconsin’s Geriatric Rehabilitation Programs >
New Pre-Pay Program for Therapy Services
Don’t let rapidly changing healthcare insurance plans stop you from getting the physical therapy, occupational therapy or speech-language services you need. The Ascension Wisconsin Rehabilitation pre-pay program enables you to pay for services rendered with check, cash, or credit card for a very affordable price.
This option provides greater flexibility for patients with different types of insurance coverage:
- High deductibles
- A treatment plan that requires limited therapy visits
- Services not covered by your insurance plan, for example, dry needling or some pediatric therapies
- Self-pay based on your needs at that time
Patients of all ages can participate in the pre-pay program. For more information, contact an Ascension Wisconsin Rehabilitation Clinic or Hospital near you.