The Disability Clinic

Are you facing disability because of a life-changing medical condition or work injury? We specialize in reporting how your medical conditions impact your ability to live and work. DISABILITY & RESIDUAL FUNCTION Physical impairments can interfere with your ability to perform activities of daily living and job-related tasks. Your physician will provide medical records but you also need residual functional capacity data …

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What is a Functional Capacity Evaluation?

Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) is a comprehensive battery of performance-based tests commonly used to determine the ability for work, activities of daily living, or leisure activities. The need for functional evaluation was identified in the 1980s by workers’ compensation systems that required specific information about worker functional capacities and limitations to expedite the return-to-work process. Historically, return-to-work decisions were based …

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